David Remnick has been a journalist for The Washington Post for ten years, four of which as a foreign correspondent in Moscow. He made his entrance as a journalist at The New Yorker in 1992 and has been its director since 1998. His book King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero, the Muhammad Ali’s biography, has been declared by Time the best non-fiction book of 1998. Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire won the Pulitzer Prize in 1994 and the George Polk Award for journalism. Feltrinelli published subsequently the Italian versions of: Reporting: Writings from The New Yorker, 2006 (Ritratti da vicino, 2007), The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama (Obama. Una storia della nuova America, 2010), and We Are Alive. Ritratto di Bruce Springsteen (2013).