Louisa Thomas

Louisa Thomas is the author of Mind and Matter: A Life in Math and Football , and Conscience: Two Soldiers, Two Pacifists, One Family--a Test of Will and Faith in World War I . She is a contributor to the New Yorker's website, a former writer and editor for Grantland, and a former fellow at the New America Foundation. Her writing has appeared in the New York Times, Vogue, The Paris Review , and other places.