Daniel Okrent

Photograph © Raymond Elman
About The Author

Daniel Okrent was the first public editor of The New York Times, editor-at-large of Time, Inc., and managing editor of Life magazine. He worked in book publishing as an editor at Knopf and Viking, and was editor-in-chief of general books at Harcourt Brace. He was also a featured commentator on two Ken Burns series, and his books include Last Call, The Guarded Gate, and Great Fortune, which was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize in history. He lives in Manhattan and on Cape Cod with his wife, poet Rebecca Okrent.

Appearances
MAY 2
6:30 PM
in person
NATIONAL CONSTITUTION CENTER
Panel
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
MAY 13
7:00 PM
in person
92ND STREET Y
w/Joe Nocera
1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128
MAY 16
in person
ROOSEVELT HOUSE
47-49 East 65th St.
New York, NY 10065
MAY 18
6:00 PM
in person
POLITICS & PROSE
5015 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
MAY 21
6:30 PM
in person
BROOKLYN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Books by Daniel Okrent