Daniel Menaker

Daniel Menaker was a fiction editor at The New Yorker for twenty years and had material published in the magazine frequently. In 1995 he was hired by Random House as Senior Literary Editor and later became Executive Editor-in-Chief, working with such writers as Salman Rushdie, Colum McCann and Elizabeth Strout.


He is the author of the short story collection The Old Left, the novel Treatment and the memoir My Mistake, as well as a book about the history and art of conversation, A Good Talk.