Tad Friend is a staff writer for The New Yorker and the author of Cheerful Money, about life as a modern-day WASP, and Planet Killers, a Byliner Original.
Author of the bestseller The Colony, John Tayman is the founder of Byliner. His work has appeared in GQ, Outside, and Spy, among others.
New Yorker staffer Susan Orlean is a globetrotting master of the must-read profile piece and has written on everything from bullfighters to Rin Tin Tin.
Trillin contributes wry essays on food, travel, and the American scene to The New Yorker. In 2012 he won the Thurber Prize for American Humor.