Daniel Mendelsohn

Daniel Mendelsohn is the editor-at-large of The New York Review of Books and an award-winning critic, essayist, translator and bestselling memoirist. A longtime contributor to The New Yorker, he has also been a columnist on books, film, TV and culture for BBC Culture, New York, Harper’s and The New York Times Book Review. He has written two memoirs, and three collections of essays, most recently The Bad Boy of Athens: Classics from the Greeks to Game of Thrones