Eliza Griswold
Eliza Griswold, a contributing writer covering religion, politics, and the environment, has been writing for The New Yorker since 2003. She has written and translated four books of nonfiction and poetry. She is the author, most recently, of “Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America,” a 2018 Times Notable Book and a Times Critics’ Pick, for which she won the Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction, in 2019. Griswold has held fellowships at Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University, the Guggenheim Foundation, and the New America Foundation, among others, and has been awarded various prizes, including the J. Anthony Lukas Prize, a pen Translation Prize, and the Rome Prize for her poetry. Her second book of poems, “If Men, Then,” will be published in 2020. She is currently a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University.
All Work
PoemsFebruary 5, 2007 Issue
By Eliza GriswoldJanuary 28, 2007
PoemsJune 27, 2005 Issue
Buying Rations in Kabul
By Eliza GriswoldJune 19, 2005
PoemsApril 25, 2005 Issue
By Eliza GriswoldApril 17, 2005
PoemsMarch 14, 2005 Issue
By Eliza GriswoldMarch 6, 2005
Postcard from ThailandJanuary 24 & 31, 2005 Issue
Sea Gypsies
By Eliza GriswoldJanuary 16, 2005
A Reporter at LargeJuly 26, 2004 Issue
In the Hiding Zone
Pakistan’s lawless tribal borderland has become a virtual jihadi highway.
By Eliza GriswoldJuly 18, 2004
PoemsMarch 8, 2004 Issue
By Eliza GriswoldFebruary 29, 2004
PoemsMarch 24, 2003 Issue
By Eliza GriswoldMarch 16, 2003
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