Deputy Editor, Ideas

Amanda Katz

Katz is the deputy editor of the Ideas section. Previously, she wrote the Bibliophiles interview series for the book section, and she has written about books for the Globe, the New York Times, and other publications. Before joining the Globe, she was an editor of fiction and nonfiction at Bloomsbury Publishing in New York.

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How ‘YOLO’ went from Drake to dictionary

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The term, which means “you only live once,” was added to the Oxford’s online dictionary.

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Passionate infrastructure critiques from the masses.

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The disaster network

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