Michael Hastings

Michael Hastings

Bio

Michael Hastings was a contributing editor to Rolling Stone and a correspondent at large for BuzzFeed. Before that he worked for Newsweek, where he rose to prominence covering the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He was the recipient of the 2010 George Polk Award for his Rolling Stone magazine story The Runaway General. Hastings was the author of three books, I Lost My Love in Baghdad, Panic 2012, and The Operators. He died in 2013, and was posthumously honored with the Norman Mailer Award for Emerging Journalist.

Michael Hastings

Michael Hastings

Books

6/26/14

Michael Hastings’ debut, posthumous novel, The Last Magazine, has continued to impress readers on a national scale. David Carr discussed the book in his New York Times column, writing,… Read more >

6/19/14

Celebrated journalist Michael Hastings’ debut novel, The Last Magazine, went on sale this week and Hastings’ writing continues to spark conversation one year after his death. The Washington… Read more >