Debbie Galant

Publisher, Midcentury Modern Magazine; co-producer of The Chemo Files;
& Associate Director, Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State.

Debbie Galant is the publisher of Midcentury Modern Magazine, a magazine about age, identity and generational politics that lives on She is also the co-producer (with her 23-year-old son) of a podcast called The Chemo Files, about having breast cancer. By day, she explores the future of news as Associate Director of the Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University. Galant is also a former New York Times columnist, the author of three novels, and the founder of Baristanet, one of the first hyperlocal news sites in the country.