In a reside ceremony in Chicago on Saturday night time, the James Beard Basis offered its 2022 Media Awards, which included a win for Eater.
Coming into the night with nominations in classes starting from video to audio to distinguished writing, Eater was acknowledged for Function Reporting, for “Contained in the Secretive, Semi-Illicit, Excessive Stakes World of WhatsApp Mango Importing,” written by contributor Ahmed Ali Akbar. His reporting spanned months and continents, exploring “the bureaucratic complications, the shoppers decided to get their mangoes irrespective of how onerous the inconvenience, and the stunning quantity of engineering” that goes into promoting and shopping for Pakistani mangoes.
Punch, Eater’s award-winning sister publication, additionally took dwelling an award for Private Essay, Lengthy Kind class, for contributor Miguel De Leon’s have a look at the colonial practices of winemaking.
Eater has ten earlier wins within the James Beard Media Awards. Take a look at all of the 2022 James Beard Media Awards winners right here.