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Daniel Brook

Daniel Brook is the author of The Trap: Selling Out to Stay Afloat in Winner-Take-All America and a journalist whose work has appeared in publications including Harper’s, the New York Times Magazine, the Nation, Foreign Policy, and Slate. Born in Brooklyn, raised on Long Island, and educated at Yale, he lives in New Orleans.

Books by Daniel Brook

  1. Book CoverThe Accident of Color: A Story of Race in Reconstruction


    A history of the first civil rights movement and the origins of black and white in America.More

  2. Book CoverA History of Future Cities


    One of The Washington Post's "Favorite Books of 2013"

    A pioneering exploration of four cities where East meets West and past becomes future: St. Petersburg, Shanghai, Mumbai, and Dubai.More