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  • Author of The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction and named one of Time’s Top 100 Books of all time.

  • Staff writer for The New Yorker and winner of the 2012 National Magazine Award for his profile of Paul Haggis, the basis of new book Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief.

  • “There is no more careful reporter in the world than [Wright], and no one who is as thorough and as indefatigable.”
    —Jeffrey Goldberg, The Atlantic