Jeff Tietz

Contributing Editor at Rolling Stone

About Jeff Tietz

An award-winning feature writer and two-time finalist for the National Magazine Award, Jeff Tietz has penned articles for a wide range of established periodicals, including The New England Review, The Atlantic Monthly, Vanity Fair and Rolling Stone. In addition, his work has appeared in a number of anthologies, including The Animal Factory and Best American Crime Writing. Jeff Tietz has spent his career covering people and events in locations as diverse as Guatemala, New York City, Vanuatu and Nunavut.

While earning his BA at the University of Texas, Jeff Tietz received invitations to apply for the Marshall and Rhodes Scholarships, participated in the Phi Beta Kappa Society and achieved magna cum laude commendation. He earned a master's degree in writing from Columbia University, where he won a National Arts Club fellowship.

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