Paul Moses


Location: 3157 Boylan Hall
Phone: 718.951.5302
Fax: 718.951.4612

Paul Moses, a Brooklyn College graduate, returned to CUNY in 2001 after a 23-year career in daily journalism. He served as city editor, Brooklyn editor, City Hall bureau chief and religion writer at Newsday's New York City paper. As a rewrite man, he wrote lead stories on major news events ranging from the 9/11 terrorist attack to a 1991 subway crash that killed five people, the latter winning the Pulitzer Prize for Spot News Reporting. He also reported for The Associated Press and The Dispatch of Union City, N.J., and has written for Commonweal, America,, the Village Voice, The Star-Ledger of Newark and elsewhere. He blogs for Commonweal Magazine. Moses is the author of The Saint and the Sultan: The Crusades, Islam and Francis of Assisi's Mission of Peace (Doubleday, 2009), which won the 2010 Catholic Press Association award for best history book of the year.

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