Mark Danner

Job title: 
Class of 1961 Distinguished Chair in Undergraduate Education
Department: 
Graduate School of Journalism
English
Bio/CV: 

Mark Danner is longtime journalist and writer who holds the Class of 1961 Distinguished Chair in Undergraduate Education at the University of California at Berkeley, teaching in both the Graduate School of Journalism and the Department of English. He writes about political violence, war, and American politics, mostly for The New York Review of Books and The New Yorker, and teaches courses in foreign and war reporting and the realist and modernist novel.

Research interests: 
  • Comparative Politics
  • Foreign Policy 
  • Global/Transnational 
  • Governance/Democracy
  • Human Rights/Norms 
  • Security/Defense