All the Ways We Kill and Die: A Portrait of Modern War
Brian Castner is the author of the acclaimed memoir
The Long Walk. An EOD officer in the Air Force who commanded bomb disposal units in Iraq and subsequently trained soldiers prior to their tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, he is now a writer and journalist. His stories have appeared in
VICE News, the
New York Times, the
Foreign Policy, and the
Los Angeles Review of Books and on NPR. He has twice received grants from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, to cover the Ebola outbreak in Liberia in 2014, and to paddle the 1200 mile Mackenzie River to the Arctic Ocean in 2016. His newest book,
Disappointment River, will be published by Doubleday in spring 2018 (month TK). He lives with his family in Buffalo, New York.