Sam Tanenhaus

A contributing columnist for Bloomberg View and the U.S. Writer-at-Large for the British monthly Prospect, SAM TANENHAUS was previously a contributing editor at Vanity Fair (1999-2004) and was also on staff at The New York Times, where he was Editor-in-Chief of both the Sunday Book Review (2004-2013) and the Week in Review (2008-2010) and then Writer-at-Large (2013-14). His books include WHITTAKER CHAMBERS: A BIOGRAPHY, winner of the 1997 Los Angeles Times Book Prize and finalist for both the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize, and THE DEATH OF CONSERVATISM, chosen by The New Yorker as one of its editors’ “100 Favorite Books” of 2009. His articles and essays have appeared in The New York Times Book Review, The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, New York Magazine, The New Republic, Atlantic, Esquire, Newsweek, Slate, Time, Vanity Fair, The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, among other publications in the U.S. and Europe. Tanenhaus is currently writing a biography of William F. Buckley Jr.

Photo Credit: Earl Wilson – The New York Times


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