Eli Saslow is a staff writer at The Washington Post and a contributor to ESPN the Magazine. His work has been honored with the Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting, the Polk Award for national reporting and other prizes.
His book “Ten Letters: The Stories Americans Tell Their President” was published by Random House. Three of his stories have been anthologized in Best American Sportswriting.
He is the founder, with fellow Newhouse alumnus Louis Goldstein ’04, of Press Pass Mentors, a nonprofit program for first-generation college students.