Donald Morrison is an author, journalist and educator. In a long career at TIME, he wrote and edited in every department of the magazine. He was Editor of its Asian edition in Hong Kong and its European edition in London. A frequent lecturer and conference moderator, he has taught at New York University in London, Tsinghua University in Beijing and the Institut d’etudes politiques (Sciences Po) in Paris.
Mr. Morrison is the European Editor of the London-based magazine PORT and a regular commentator for The Berkshire Eagle and NPR’s Robin Hood Radio. He has written for The Financial Times, The New York Times, Le Monde, Le Point, The New Republic, Smithsonian and Quartz. He is the author, co-author or editor of books on subjects as diverse as Chinese democracy and photojournalism. His “The Death of French Culture,” a 2009 French best-seller, was published in the U.S. in 2010. His contemporary political history, How Obama Lost America, appeared in France and the U.S. in 2012. Mr. Morrison holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and the London School of Economics.