Here's his memo to the staff:
"Please join me in welcoming Carolina Miranda, who has joined the Calendar team as a writer analyzing the various intersections where arts and pop culture meet. She will bring her unique and savvy voice to latimes.com and helm our new Culture: High & Low blog, in which she will cover topics ranging from museums to murals, art books to comics, and art-house documentaries to telenovelas.
"During Carolina’s years as a reporter at Time magazine, from 2004 to 2007, she was part of the team that broke the news of irregularities in
"Carolina has also made a name in social media. Last year, she used GIFs on
"Here at The Times, you can expect Carolina to tell stories in fresh and engaging ways, utilizing a spectrum of the latest audio, visual and digital tools.