Robert Atwan

writer, editor

Robert Atwan is the series editor of The Best American Essays, which he founded in 1986. He has written for The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The St. Petersburg Times, the Boston Review, and the Atlantic Monthly. He has authored studies of popular culture and has contributed criticism and poetry to the Iowa Review, the Kenyon Review, the Denver Quarterly, and Image. Atwan has edited college anthologies, collections of current journalism, political essays, two collections of poetry inspired by the Bible, and contributed introductions to a new series of Shakespeare plays.

Robert Atwan is the series editor of The Best American Essays, which he founded in 1986. He has written for The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The St. Petersburg Times, the Boston Review, and the Atlantic Monthly. He has authored studies of popular culture and has contributed criticism and poetry to the Iowa Review, the Kenyon Review, the Denver Quarterly, and Image. Atwan has edited college anthologies, collections of current journalism, political essays, two collections of poetry inspired by the Bible, and contributed introductions to a new series of Shakespeare plays.

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10.26.2010 (1:04:54)

Best American Essays 2010