A prolific essayist, novelist, and short-story writer, William T. Vollmann is the author of the Byliner Original Into the Forbidden Zone
Eric Schlosser is an investigative journalist and the author of Fast Food Nation, Reefer Madness and Chew on This.
Ted Conover has written several classics of participatory reportage, including Coyotes, about illegal immigrants, and Newjack, on life as a prison guard.
Among the most innovative writers of his time, the late David Foster Wallace is the author of the novel Infinite Jest and several essay collections.
Armed with a capricious radiation detector, National Book Award winner William T. Vollmann ventures into the hot zone mere days after Japan’s 2011 nuclear disaster.
It may be cold, it may be impossibly vast and empty, but in its first hours of existence, Canada’s newborn Inuit territory proves that there’s nothing so liberating as home rule.