David Maraniss (// MARR-ə-niss; born 1949) is an American journalist and author, currently serving as an associate editor for The Washington Post.
David Maraniss at the 2012 Texas Book Festival.
|Notable awards||1993 Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting|
The Washington Post assigned Maraniss the job of biographer for their coverage of 2008 presidential candidate Barack Obama.
- Howell, Deborah (July 20, 2008). "A Vote for Coverage of Substance". The Washington Post.
- "Books/Best Sellers/Race and Civil Rights". nytimes.com. New York Times. December 1, 2014. Retrieved April 20, 2018.
- "J. Anthony Lukas Prize Project winners". Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard. Retrieved 16 March 2011.