Three Point Five designed covers are named finalists by the Society of Publication Designers: The November/ December issue of Columbia Journalism Review (CJR), our “Orwell in ’08” cover about rhetoric in politics, CJR’s September/October Books Issue and the Fall 2007 issue of The Paris Review featuring Pablo Escobar documents.

JANUARY 15, 2008

Point Five launches the website for Birdstone Healing, the private acupuncture practice of Erika Forsell, our dear friend and studio manager of 9 years. We give Erika our highest recommendation and all of our best wishes.

Democracy: A Journal of Ideas is named Best New Publication by 2007 Utne Independent Press Awards.

NOVEMBER 13, 2007

Alissa Levin contributed a chapter to Designing Magazines, a book edited by Jandos Rothstein and published by Allworth Press. Check out its blog.

The Paris Review wins a 2007 National Magazine Award for Photojournalism for Jonas Bendiksen’s “Kibera” portfolio. You can view the evocative portfolio documenting life in the Narobi slum here.