Evan Osnos

Staff Writer, The New Yorker; Author, Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China

Evan Osnos is a staff writer at The New Yorker, writing about foreign affairs and politics, and a fellow at the Brookings Institution. He was China correspondent for The New Yorkerfrom 2008 to 2013. Osnos was previously Beijing bureau chief of the Chicago Tribune, where he contributed to a series that won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting, and before that reported from the Middle East, mostly Iraq. Osnos’s book Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China won the 2014 National Book Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He has contributed to “This American Life” and the PBS series “Frontline.”

Videos/Audio of Evan Osnos

The Trump Administration has said that “all options are on the table” in North Korea. What actually are the options,... See more
Chinese President Xi Jinping is poised to start his second five-year term when the 19th Party Congress convenes in... See more
Winner of the 2014 National Book Award, Osnos based “Age of Ambition” on eight years of living in Beijing, and traces... See more
Are young people in each country likely to get along better than their parents’ generation? Mutual mistrust seems to... See more