As a follow-up to our post yesterday announcing TIME Magazine as winner of the 2012 National Magazine Awards, it’s only fitting we should celebrate all the magazines who received recognition for their outstanding efforts in 2011. Thank you to the following publications for continuing to keep us all informed and entertained.

 

This is the list as provided by ASME:

 

National Magazine Awards 2012 Winners

18 Magazines Receive National Magazine Awards

MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR
Honors the achievement of editorial excellence both in print and on digital platforms

TIME
Rick Stengel, Managing Editor

Catherine Sharick, Managing Editor, TIME.com

May 20, October 17 and December 26/January 2, 2012, Print Issues

TIME.com

Weekly iPad App

 

GENERAL EXCELLENCE – Active- and Special Interest Magazines
Honors magazines serving targeted readerships

Inc.
Jane Berentson, Editor

February, November and December 2011/January 2012 Issues

 

GENERAL EXCELLENCE – General-Interest Magazines
Honors large-circulation weeklies, biweeklies and general-interest monthlies

Bloomberg Businessweek
Josh Tyrangiel, Editor

October 10-16, October 31-November 6 and November 14-20 Issues

 

GENERAL EXCELLENCE – Lifestyle Magazines
Honors city and regional publications as well as food, travel and shelter magazines

House Beautiful
Newell Turner, Editor in Chief

March, June and July/August Issues

 

GENERAL EXCELLENCE – Thought-Leader Magazines
Honors small-circulation general-interest magazines as well as literary, scholarly and professional publications

IEEE Spectrum
Susan Hassler, Editor in Chief

September, October and November Issues

 

GENERAL EXCELLENCE – Women’s Magazines
Honors health, fitness and parenting publications as well as fashion, service and lifestyle magazines

O, The Oprah Magazine
Oprah Winfrey, Founder and Editorial Director

Susan Casey, Editor in Chief

April, May and November Issues

 

COLUMNS AND COMMENTARY
Honors political and social commentary; news analysis; and reviews and criticism

Vanity Fair
Graydon Carter, Editor

Three columns by Christopher Hitchens, Contributing Editor: “When the King Saved God,” May; “Unspoken Truths,” June; and “From Abbottabad to Worse,” July

 

DESIGN
Honors overall excellence in magazine design

GQ
Jim Nelson, Editor in Chief

Fred Woodward, Design Director

May, August and October Issues

 

ESSAYS AND CRITICISM
Honors long-form journalism on topics ranging from the personal to the political

New York
Adam Moss, Editor in Chief

Paper Tigers,” by Wesley Yang, Contributing Editor

May 16

 

FEATURE PHOTOGRAPHY
Honors the use of original photography in a feature story, photo essay or photo portfolio

The New York Times Magazine
Hugo Lindgren, Editor in Chief

Vamps, Crooks & Killers,” photographs by Alex Prager; introduction by A.O. Scott

December 11

 

FEATURE WRITING
Honors original, stylish storytelling

Esquire
David Granger, Editor in Chief

Joplin!” by Luke Dittrich, Contributing Editor

October

 

FICTION
Honors the publication of fiction in magazines

Zoetrope: All-Story
Michael Ray, Editor

The Hox River Window,” by Karen Russell

Fall

 

LEISURE INTERESTS
Honors coverage of fashion and beauty; travel; decorating and gardening; food; fitness and active sports; cars and boats; and hobbies and crafts

Saveur
James Oseland, Editor in Chief

Italian America,” by John Mariani, Lou Di Palo, Marne Setton, Rina Oh, Greg Ferro, Jane and Michael Stern, James Oseland, Dana Bowen, Frank Castronovo and Frank Falcinelli

December

 

MAGAZINE SECTION
Honors the editorial direction of a clearly branded front- or back-of-the-book department or section

New York
Adam Moss, Editor in Chief

Strategist

July 11, October 10 and November 28

 

NEWS AND DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY
Honors photojournalism and photography that documents news events or news-related subjects

Harper’s Magazine
Ellen Rosenbush, Editor

Stacey Clarkson, Art Director

Juvenile Injustice,” photographs by Richard Ross

October

 

PERSONAL SERVICE
Honors coverage of health care, personal relationships, parenting, career planning and personal finance

Glamour
Cynthia Leive, Editor in Chief

The Secret That Kills Four Women a Day,” by Liz Brody, Editor at Large

June

 

PHOTOGRAPHY
Honors overall excellence in magazine photography

Vogue
Anna Wintour, Editor in Chief

Grace Coddington, Creative Director

Raul Martinez, Design Director

March, October and November Issues

 

PROFILE WRITING
Honors news or feature stories about an individual or a group of closely linked individuals

D Magazine
Tim Rogers, Editor

He Is Anonymous,” by Tim Rogers

April

 

PUBLIC INTEREST
Honors magazine journalism that illuminates issues of local or national importance

The New Yorker
David Remnick, Editor

The Invisible Army,” by Sarah Stillman

June 6

 

REPORTING
Honors reporting excellence as exemplified by one article or a series of articles

The New Yorker
David Remnick, Editor

The Apostate,” by Lawrence Wright

February 14 & 21

 

SINGLE-TOPIC ISSUE
Honors magazines that have devoted an issue to the comprehensive examination of one subject

New York
Adam Moss, Editor in Chief

The Encyclopedia of 9/11

September 5-12

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