Sebastian Junger is an author, journalist, and documentarian. His books include WARThe Perfect Storm, A Death in Belmont, and Fire.

As a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and as a contributor to ABC News, he has covered major international news stories in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and other places around the globe. He has been awarded the National Magazine Award and an SAIS Novartis Prize for Journalism.

Junger directed Restrepo, which won the grand jury prize for domestic documentary at the Sundance Film Festival in 2010.

Last Updated: May 26, 2017