Oxford American nominated for 2016 National Magazine Award!

2e6b4_1320267846-oxa_logoLast week the Oxford American received some very good news: They were nominated for a 2016 National Magazine Award in General Excellence! 

This is the Oxford American’s thirteenth National Magazine Award nomination since the magazine’s founding in 1992, and their first for General Excellence since 1999.
Editor Eliza Borné and the OA staff are proud to be recognized among many other wonderful publications, and were grateful for our amazing writers, artists, contributors, and dedicated readers.
The American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the awards when each of the 114 finalists is honored at the annual awards dinner on Monday, February 1, at the Grand Hyatt New York.
The American Society of Magazine Editors is the principal organization for magazine journalists in the United States. The members of ASME include the editorial leaders of most major consumer and business magazines published in print and on digital platforms. Founded in 1963, ASME works to defend the First Amendment, protect editorial independence and support the development of journalism. ASME sponsors the National Magazine Awards in association with the Columbia Journalism School and publishes the ASME Guidelines for Editors and Publishers.