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Rich Benjamin sharply observes life in this Covid-19 era: social well-being, the economy, politics, and race.
His analysis appears regularly in The New York Times, The Guardian, The New Yorker, New York Review of Books, NPR, PBS, MSNBC, and CNN. He is the author of Searching for Whitopia: An Improbable Journey to the Heart of White America, selected as an Editor’s Choice by Booklist and The American Library Association (2009).
Rich was recently a Fellow in the literary arts at the Bellagio Center (Italia), Rockefeller Foundation. He sits on the Board of Trustees of the Authors Guild, the national union of writers that has been protecting authors’ rights and free speech since 1912.
His next book, TALK TO ME, is under contract with Houghton Mifflin.