Mann Charles

Charles Mann

Contributing Editor, The Atlantic Monthly

Charles Mann is a journalist and author. His book 1491: New Revelations of the Americans Before Columbus won the National Academies Communication Award for best book of the year. He is a three-time National Magazine Award finalist and a recipient of several writing awards. In 2018 he published The Wizard and the Prophet, which details two competing theories about the future of agriculture, population and the environment.