Mark Bowden
Best-Selling Author of Black Hawk Down, and WORM: The First Digital World War

Mark Bowden is an author, journalist, screenwriter, and teacher. He has written eight books.  His book Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War (1999)—an international bestseller that spent more than a year on the New York Times bestseller list—was a finalist for the National Book Award. Bowden also worked on the screenplay for Black Hawk Down, a film adaptation of the book, directed by Ridley Scott.  His other books include The Best Game Ever, Bringing the Heat, Killing Pablo, and Guests of the Ayatollah.

Bowden contributes regularly to major American magazines including the Atlantic Monthly and Vanity Fair.  He is also an adjunct professor at Loyola College of Maryland, where he teaches creative writing and journalism.

Born in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1951, Bowden grew up in Illinois, New York, and Maryland. He graduated from Loyola College of Maryland in 1973 with a B.A. in English Literature. He lives in southeastern Pennsylvania.


Free Solutions Seminar

Thursday, October 13

7:30 am - 11:30 am

The Willard Hotel
Washington, DC

Book Giveaway & Signing:
Worm:  The Story of the First Digital World War


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