I'm at Northwestern for a writing conference that the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies hosts at the Medill J-school, which is also home to the Academy for Alternative Journalism, a summer program for budding journalists that AAN sponsors.
Jared Jacang Maher, a Westword staff writer, i ... More >>
Illustration by Craig Hoggatt. He didn't win anything, but he's got a killer beard.Michael Roberts' coverage of the Rocky's closure helped him nab an AAN award for media reporting.
*Just kidding. Maybe.
The degenerates at this humble (but glossy!) rag took home five awards at the recent Associati ... More >>