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November 21, 2012

Thank You Millions Readers 0


A word we head into the holiday season: Thank you readers of The Millions for your thoughtful engagement with the site, and especially those of you who have generously supported our efforts. Happy Thanksgiving!

September 5, 2012

Help Wanted: The Millions Needs a Curiosities and Social Media Intern Superstar – CLOSED 4


The site continues to grow, and that means we have an opportunity to add another book-loving person to our team.

August 23, 2012

The Table 4 Writers Foundation: Elaine Kaufman’s Legacy Lives On 4


The glue that held it all together was Elaine herself, an outsize personality with a sharp tongue and a sharper wit, who was usually installed opposite the bar at Table 4, dressed in her trademark round eyeglasses and flowing dresses. She was a magnet, a matchmaker, a traffic cop, a den mother, and, yes, an unlicensed head shrinker.

August 24, 2011

We Appreciate Your Support 0


Thanks to all The Millions readers who have supported the site over the last several months. If you are heading back to school now, check out our Support page to see how you can support the site without taking any extra dollars from your pockets. Advertisers: We have been seeing some great ads on the […]

June 20, 2011

Help Wanted: The Millions Needs a Curiosities, Twitter, and Facebook Superstar 9


The site continues to grow, and that means we have an opportunity to add another book-loving person to our team.

February 18, 2011

A Belated Welcome 0


A belated welcome to the newest Millions staff writer Janet Potter. Janet is a Chicago writer and indie bookstore vet who’s already written several pieces for us on a number of books, most notably her controversial takedown of Stieg Larsson.

November 15, 2010

Introducing ‘The Staff Recommends’ 0


The Millions is excited to be a founding member of a new ad venture called The Staff Recommends, John Warner and Andrew Womack, both of whom are associated with The Morning News and its wonderful Tournament of Books are behind the effort. The Staff Recommends is unique in that it only features books that “pass […]

September 10, 2010

Welcome Bill 1


The Millions is adding a new staff writer today. Join us in welcoming Bill Morris. Bill most recently wrote a consideration of China Miéville for the site this week, his fifth piece for us thus far. Bill is the author of the novels Motor City and All Souls’ Day. His writing has appeared in Granta, […]

July 23, 2010

Welcome Ujala! 0


We’d like to introduce you all to our new intern, Ujala Sehgal, who beat out 50+ other applicants for the position. Ujala lives in Manhattan and recently left a nascent career in corporate law to travel and focus on her writing. Her first full-length piece, about negotiating one’s limitations as a reader and writer, has […]

June 15, 2010

Introducing The Millions’ “Books and Reviews” 7


Knowing that people like to dig through the archives to read about the books we’ve covered, we’ve tried to create ways to make that easier, but until now our efforts had proven unwieldy to use and to manage. So, in an effort to solve this problem once and for all, we’ve spent several months putting together a new section that we are proud to show off today.