Visiting Professor of the Humanities
Biography:Adam Shatz is the US editor of the London Review of Books and a contributor to, among other publications, the New York Times Magazine, New Yorker, New York Review of Books, and The Nation. He is also host of the podcast Myself with Others, produced by the pianist Richard Sears. His political reporting and commentary have covered subjects such as Trump and the white supremacists in Charlottesville, mass incarceration, Israel’s Putinization, the deep state, and Egypt after Mubarak. Published profiles and portraits include Franz Fanon and Michel Houellebecq (London Review of Books), Nina Simone (New York Review of Books), saxophonist Kamasi Washington (New York Times Magazine); French cartoonist Riad Sattouf (New Yorker); and jazz great Charles Mingus (The Nation), among many others. Shatz previously taught at New York University and was a fellow at the New York Public Library’s Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Writers and Scholars.
BA, Columbia University. At Bard: Fall 2018, Spring 2023.