Dan Kois was the founding editor of New York magazine's arts and culture blog, Vulture. He has written for New York, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Slate, and other newspapers and magazines. He lives in the Washington, D.C. area with his wife and children. He is right-handed.
His first book, part of the 33 1/3 series, is about Hawaiian singer Israel Kamakawiwo'ole and will be published in 2009.