Emily Alexandra Gordon

Emily Alexandra Gordon

Editor, marketer, and journalist

I'm a versatile, meticulous, and spirited communicator, specializing in branded content, copywriting, and journalism. Preoccupations: politics and social issues, tech and design, books and culture.

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Emily gordon rea irvin article

{Feature} Everybody Loves Rea Irvin

Illustrated article for Print magazine on The New Yorker's founding art director and creator of the iconic Eustace Tilley.

Francoise mouly photo by sarah shatz article

{Book news} Françoise Mouly, Hooked on Comics

Françoise Mouly was inspired to start TOON Books when she and her husband, Art Spiegelman, saw the ways their daughter and son learned to read. TOON books aren’t just charming—they contain building blocks for both verbal and visual literacy.

The rejection collection article

(Q + A) Matthew Diffee on The Rejection Collection

"I also think we all enjoy doing these books because there’s a nice feeling of unity among the cartoonists involved. We’re actually a fairly tight bunch."

The complete new yorker article

{DVD/book review} The Complete New Yorker

Eight DVDs contain 4,109 scanned and searchable issues of The New Yorker—an earthly paradise for scholars, media-watchers, literary biographers, visual-culture enthusiasts, and a legion of fans.