Eliza Griswold (Photo by Kathy Ryan)

Eliza Griswold

Distinguished Writer in Residence

Eliza Griswold is a contributing writer to the New Yorker and the author of 2019 Pulitzer Prize-winning Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America, a 2018 New York Times Notable Book and a New York Times Critics’ Pick, and The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam, which won the 2011 J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize. Her translations of Afghan women’s folk poems, I Am the Beggar of the World, was awarded the 2015 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation, and her original poetry won the 2010 Rome Prize from the American Academy of Art and Letters in Rome. She has held fellowships from the New America Foundation, the Guggenheim Foundation, Harvard University and the Harvard Divinity School. Her second book of poems, If Men, Then, will be published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux, in 2020. Griswold is a contributing writer at the New Yorker and a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.

(Photo by Kathy Ryan)

Published Works

The New Yorker
The New Republicans of Pennsylvania
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
How Black Lives Matter Is Changing the Church
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
How the Coronavirus is Killing the Middle Class
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
The Loneliest Holy Week Ever
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
How Do You Shelter in Place When You Don’t Have a Home?
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
The Assassination of Raed Fares, and the Day the Syrian Revolution Died
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
A Pipeline, a Protest, and the Battle for Pennsylvania’s Political Soul
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
Franklin Graham’s Uneasy Alliance with Donald Trump
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
Millennial Evangelicals Diverge from Their Parents’ Beliefs
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
NBC Think: Opinion, Analysis, Essays
Why Is This Happening? Examining the consequences of fracking in Trump country with Eliza Griswold: podcast & transcript
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
Silence Is Not Spiritual: The Evangelical #MeToo Movement
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
Book: Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America
Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New York Times
The Resource Curse of Appalachia
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
A Democratic-Socialist Landslide in Pennsylvania
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
The Hard-Left Candidate Taking On the Democratic Establishment in Southwestern Pennsylvania
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
Conor Lamb’s Campaign for Trump Voters in PA-18
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
Billy Graham’s Striking Gospel of Social Action
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
Mapping the Journeys of Syria’s Artists
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence