William Shawn

December 1992
U.S. News & World Report;12/21/92, Vol. 113 Issue 24, p33
Announces the death last week of legendary editor of the `New Yorker,' William Shawn, 85. His 35-year career as editor; The writers he nurtured included Rachel Carson, John Updike and James Baldwin; His personality; He reluctantly retired five years ago.


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