Nathan Heller

Peter Kaplan, 1954-2013
To understand the modern internet, you need to understand the cranky wisdom of this journalism icon
November 30, 2013

Peter Kaplan, the longtime New York Observer editor, died November 29. In this 2012 profile, Nathan Heller described Kaplan, who had just launched a glossy magazine for Fairchild Fashion Media, as one of the most influential figures in journalism.

The Cranky Wisdom of Peter Kaplan
September 14, 2012

New York’s last romantic gets his own magazine.