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Daniel McCarthy

Director of the Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Program


Daniel McCarthy is the director of the Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Program. Before coming to TFAS, he was editor of The American Conservative magazine, where he worked with and published many Novak Fellows. Daniel began his career in journalism as a reporter, with Robert Novak as one of his heroes. Over the years, his writing has appeared in a wide variety of publications, from The New York Times and USA Today to Reason, the National Interest and The Spectator. His experience in broadcast media includes interviews on the BBC, NPR and the Fox Business Channel. Outside of journalism, he has served as a board member of the Academy of Philosophy and Letters and worked as a senior editor of ISI Books, the publishing arm of the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. He is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, where he studied classics.

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