Lila Shapiro is a senior writer for New York Magazine and Vulture,
where she writes about culture. Over the past few years, she has
focused on the publishing beat, profiling authors and digging into
literary controversies. Before Vulture, she was a business
and gay-rights reporter at HuffPost, where she won the National
Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association’s 2013 and 2014 award for LGBT
Journalist of the Year for her longform features.