Franklin Foer Joins The Atlantic

He'll be writing features and essays.

Franklin Foer has joined The Atlantic as a feature and essay contributor.

Foer previously served as editor of New Republic for seven years.

Frank Foer, simply put, is one of the finest magazine journalists of his generation, and his writing will help Scott Stossel, the editor of the magazine, reach our goal of publishing stories of truly global reach in every issue,” said Atlantic editor in chief Jeffrey Goldberg, in a statement.

Foer will join The Atlantic early next year.