Jay Fielden on men’s magazines and Debika Ray from ‘Crafts’
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25 February 2023
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This week on The Stack we discuss the state of men’s magazines with Jay Fielden, former editor-in-chief of ‘Esquire’, ‘Town & Country’ and ‘Men’s Vogue’. Plus: Debika Ray on the revamped ‘Crafts’ magazine.
25 February 2023
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