Shane Bauer

SHANE BAUER is a senior reporter for Mother Jones and a recipient of the National Magazine Award for Best Reporting. His writing has appeared in The Nation, Salon, The Los Angeles Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, and the Christian Science Monitor. He's received the Hillman Prize for Magazine Journalism, the John Jay Award for Criminal Justice Reporting, and the Media for a Just Society Award. Bauer is the co-author, along with Sarah Shourd and Joshua Fattal, of a memoir, A Sliver of Light, which details his time spent as a prisoner in Iran.