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
April 25th, 2022
The Ordinary Americans Resettling Migrants Fleeing War
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
December 20th, 2021
The Afghans America Left Behind
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
October 26th, 2021
The Afterlife of Rachel Held Evans
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
July 25th, 2021
The Unmaking of Biblical Womanhood
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
May 9th, 2021
A Pennsylvania Lawmaker and the Resurgence of Christian Nationalism
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
March 2nd, 2021
When the Kids Started Getting Sick
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
September 25th, 2020
The New Republicans of Pennsylvania
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
August 30th, 2020
How Black Lives Matter Is Changing the Church
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
May 14th, 2020
How the Coronavirus is Killing the Middle Class
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
April 11th, 2020
The Loneliest Holy Week Ever
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
March 26th, 2020
How Do You Shelter in Place When You Don’t Have a Home?
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
November 27th, 2018
The Assassination of Raed Fares, and the Day the Syrian Revolution Died
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
October 26th, 2018
A Pipeline, a Protest, and the Battle for Pennsylvania’s Political Soul
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
September 11th, 2018
Franklin Graham’s Uneasy Alliance with Donald Trump
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
August 27th, 2018
Millennial Evangelicals Diverge from Their Parents’ Beliefs
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
NBC Think: Opinion, Analysis, Essays
July 3rd, 2018
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
June 15th, 2018
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
June 12th, 2018
Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New York Times
June 9th, 2018
The Resource Curse of Appalachia
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
May 16th, 2018
A Democratic-Socialist Landslide in Pennsylvania
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
May 11th, 2018
The Hard-Left Candidate Taking On the Democratic Establishment in Southwestern Pennsylvania
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
March 12th, 2018
Conor Lamb’s Campaign for Trump Voters in PA-18
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
February 22nd, 2018
Billy Graham’s Striking Gospel of Social Action
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence
The New Yorker
January 28th, 2018
Mapping the Journeys of Syria’s Artists
Eliza Griswold
Distinguished Writer in Residence