Jay Nordlinger is a Senior Editor at National Review, writing on a variety of subjects. He writes about music each month for The New Criterion. At the Salzburg Festival, he hosts a public-interview series. For National Review Online, he writes a column—covering the waterfront—called "Impromptus."
His newest book is, Peace, They Say: A History of the Nobel Peace Prize, the Most Famous and Controversial Prize in the World (Encounter).
The awards he has received have to do with human rights in particular. Some 100 pieces are gathered in Here, There & Everywhere: Collected Writings of Jay Nordlinger (National Review Books). A native Michigander, Mr. Nordlinger lives in New York.