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McKenzie Funk

McKenzie Funk

McKenzie Funk grew up in Oregon and studied philosophy, literature, and foreign languages at Swarthmore College. A National Magazine Award finalist and former Knight-Wallace Fellow, he won the Oakes Prize for Environmental Journalism for a story about the melting Arctic and was a finalist for the Livingston Award for Young Journalists for his interview in Tajikistan with one of the first prisoners released from Guantanamo Bay. His writing has appeared in Harper's, National Geographic, Outside, Rolling Stone, Bloomberg Businessweek, and The New York Times. Windfall is his first book.

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Profiteers Are Lining Up To Make Money Off Global Warming

By McKenzie Funk, The Penguin Press | Book Excerpt
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McKenzie Funk

McKenzie Funk

McKenzie Funk grew up in Oregon and studied philosophy, literature, and foreign languages at Swarthmore College. A National Magazine Award finalist and former Knight-Wallace Fellow, he won the Oakes Prize for Environmental Journalism for a story about the melting Arctic and was a finalist for the Livingston Award for Young Journalists for his interview in Tajikistan with one of the first prisoners released from Guantanamo Bay. His writing has appeared in Harper's, National Geographic, Outside, Rolling Stone, Bloomberg Businessweek, and The New York Times. Windfall is his first book.

Other articles by this author

2014.3.4.BookCover.thumb

Profiteers Are Lining Up To Make Money Off Global Warming

By McKenzie Funk, The Penguin Press | Book Excerpt