The Association of Alternative Newsweeklies runs a notoriously tough, nationwide alt.weekly journalism contest—and the Alibi is kicking some unprecedented ass in it. This year, more than 88 publications submitted their very best stuff in design and writing categories. Here’s how Albuquerque is representing:
Alibi restaurant critic and food columnist Ari LeVaux is one of four finalists duking it out for Best Food Writing, circulation under 50,000. (The Alibi submitted three stories: “Le Fooding,” “An Offal Story” and “Chewing the Fat.”) Masticate the competition, Ari!
You can listen to Ryan Scott’s Break The Chain radio show interview with Ari (and Louie) on this blog.