Biography

Barton Gellman is a prize-winning journalist and author whose awards include three Pulitzer Prizes, two George Polk Awards and Harvard’s Goldsmith Prize for investigative reporting. Now based at the Century Foundation, Gellman was a correspondent for the Washington Post for over 20 years where he was a member of the team that won the 2002 Pulitzer for National Reporting for coverage of the 9/11 attacks and their aftermath. His bestselling Angler: The Cheney Vice Presidency was a New York Times Best Book of 2008, won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and is being adapted by HBO for a feature film. He is currently Lecturer and Author in Residence at the University of Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.