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David Elliot Grann

journalist

David Elliot Grann, American journalist. Recipient George Polk award for Magazine Reporting, Long Island University, 2009; grantee Thomas J. Watson Fellowship, 1989.

Background

Grann, David Elliot was born on March 10, 1967 in New York City. Son of Victor and Phyllis Grann.

Education

Bachelor in Government, Connecticut College, 1989. Master of Arts in International Relations, Fletcher School Law & Diplomacy, Tufts University, Massachusetts, 1993. Master of Arts in Creative Writing, Boston University, 1994.

Career

Teacher The Gordon School, Providence, 1990-1991. Copy editor The Hill, Washington, 1994—1995, executive editor, 1995—1996. Senior editor The New Republic magazine.

Staff writer The New Yorker, since 2003. Contributor New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic, Washington Post, Boston Globe, Wall St. Journal, The New Republic.

Works

Connections

Married Kyra Darnton, 2002. 2 children.

father:
Victor Grann

mother:
Phyllis Grann

spouse:
Kyra Darnton