Pulitzer Prize

Mary McNamara named assistant managing editor for arts and entertainment

Mary McNamara named assistant managing editor for arts and entertainment

Mary McNamara, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 2015 for her television criticism, has been named The Times’ assistant managing editor for arts and entertainment. 

McNamara, who joined The Times in 1990, has been an assigning editor for the Los Angeles Times Magazine, a feature writer for Life & Style and a reporter covering movies before becoming a television critic eight years ago. 

In awarding her the Pulitzer last year, judges cited McNamara’s “savvy criticism that uses...

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