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Hawes Spencer
editor and publisher

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Courteney Stuart
senior editor

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staff reporter

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Rosalind Warfield-Brown
copy editor

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Dave McNair
reporter, editor

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Lindsay Barnes
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The Hook's columnists, cartoonists, and Culture editors listed below do not keep office hours-- but welcome your email.

Dave McNair
The Dish

Penelope Trunk
The Brazen Careerist column

Don Berard
News/editorial cartoonist

Linda Sherman
Culture Vulture cartoonist

John Allen
Undissolved Mysteries cartoonist

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Chief Culture Editor:
Rosalind Warfield-Brown

Books & Stage & Walkabout:
Mary Esselman

Linda Kobert

Vijith Assar

Laura Parsons


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Jen Fariello


William Walker


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