Best-selling author and staff article writer for THE BRAND NEW Yorker magazine. In ’09 2009 he gained the George Polk Prize for his newspaper function. He was employed as a duplicate editor for The Hill in 1994, getting its professional editor in 1995; he was after that hired because the New Republic’s mature editor in 1996. His initial book, The Shed Town of Z: AN ACCOUNT of Deadly Obsession within the Amazon, reached the #4 i’m all over this the brand new York Situations’ bestseller list. He fathered two kids with television manufacturer Kyra Darnton, whose dad, John Darnton, curated the George Polk Honours, which he was a receiver in ’09 2009. His initial reserve was optioned by Paramount Images and Brad Pitt’s creation company, Program B.