American Society of Magazine Editors

2013 National Magazine Awards


The National Magazine Awards 2013

The Winners Circle

The winners of the 2013 National Magazine Awards were announced at the annual awards presentation on May 2, at the New York Marriott Marquis. New York was named Magazine of the Year. The Atlantic, New York and Texas Monthly each won two awards; National Geographic won four, including two for digital media. Two digital-only publications also won awards: Pitchfork for General Excellence, Digital Media, and Slate for Columns and Commentary. (Read the full winners announcement.)

 

NATIONAL MAGAZINE AWARDS 2013 WINNERS



Creative Excellence
Milton Glaser and Walter Bernard
Design Legends

 

Magazine of the Year
New York

Magazine Section
New York “Strategist”

Adam Moss, Editor in Chief


General Excellence, Print:
News, Sports and Entertainment Magazines
National Geographic

Photography
National Geographic

Multimedia
National Geographic
“Cheetahs on the Edge,” November iPad Edition

Tablet Magazine
National Geographic

Chris Johns, Editor in Chief
 

General Excellence, Print:
Service and Fashion Magazines
Vogue

Anna Wintour, Editor in Chief
 



General Excellence, Print:
Lifestyle Magazines
Martha Stewart Living

Pilar Guzmán, Editor in Chief
 



General Excellence, Print:
Special-Interest Magazines
Outside

Christopher Keyes, Vice President and Editor
 

General Excellence, Print:
Literary, Political and Professional Magazines
The Paris Review

Lorin Stein, Editor



General Excellence, Digital Media
Pitchfork

Ryan Schreiber, Founder
 



Design
TIME

Rick Stengel, Managing Editor




Feature Photography
W
Good Kate, Bad Kate," photographs by Steven Klein

Stefano Tonchi, Editor in Chief




Single-Topic Issue
Saveur
“The Mexico Issue”

James Oseland, Editor in Chief



Personal Service
Los Angeles
The New Face and Body of Plastic Surgery in L.A.

Mary Melton, Editor in Chief

 



Leisure Interests
Wired
“How to Be a Geek Dad”

Scott Dadich, Editor in Chief




Website
The Atlantic

Essays and Criticism
The Atlantic
Fear of a Black President,” by Ta-Nehisi Coates

James Bennet, Editor in Chief


Monika Bauerleine and Clara Jeffery, Mother Jones

Video
Mother Jones
Full Secret Video of Private Romney Fundraiser
James West, Producer

Monika Bauerlein and Clara Jeffery, Editors




Public Interest
Texas Monthly
Mothers, Sisters, Daughters, Wives,” by Mimi Swartz

Feature Writing Incorporating Profile Writing
Texas Monthly
The Innocent Man: Part I,” November, and “The Innocent Man: Part II,” December, by Pamela Colloff

Jake Silverstein, Editor in Chief
 



Reporting
GQ
18 Tigers, 17 Lions, 8 Bears, 3 Cougars, 2 Wolves, 1 Baboon, 1 Macaque and 1 Man Dead in Ohio,” by Chris Heath

Jim Nelson, Editor in Chief



Columns and Commentary
Slate
Three columns by Dahlia Lithwick: "It's Not About the Law, Stupid," March 22; "The Supreme Court's Dark Vision of Freedom," March 27; and "Where Is the Liberal Outrage?" July 6

David Plotz, Editor in Chief
 


Fiction
Harper’s Magazine
Batman and Robin Have an Altercation,” by Stephen King

Ellen Rosenbush, Editor
 

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