Maria Konnikova
Maria Konnikova

Maria Konnikova is the author of Mastermind: How To Think Like Sherlock Holmes. Her writing has appeared in the New York Times, the Atlantic, the Paris Review, the New Republic, and the Wall Street Journal. She lives in New York City.

Science
Jan. 3 2013 5:29 AMDo You Think Like Sherlock Holmes?What the detective can teach us about observation, attention, and happiness.
Books
June 29 2012 11:45 PMThe Great American NovelWe’ve been looking for one since the 1860s. Why?
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Working
March 30 2015 11:32 AM The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” Transcript What’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.