The Author


MITCHELL ZUCKOFF is the author of seven books and a professor of journalism at Boston University. A New York native, Zuckoff spent two decades as a reporter, much of that time with The Boston Globe, where he was an investigative reporter and roving national correspondent. His work has also appeared in The New Yorker, Fortune, and other major magazines.

Zuckoff received the Winship/PEN New England Award for his New York Times bestselling book, “Lost in Shangri-La.” During his newspaper career, he was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize in investigative reporting, and won the Distinguished Writing Award from the American Society of Newspaper Editors and the Livingston Award. He lives outside Boston with his family.

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