Daniel McCarthy is the editor of Modern Age and the director of the Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Program at the Fund for American Studies. Previously he served as editor of the American Conservative. McCarthy is a columnist for Spectator USA and has written for the New York Times, First Things, USA Today, Reason, and the National Interest, among other publications. He has been interviewed on the BBC, NPR, the Fox Business Channel, and many other media outlets. An ISI alumnus, he edited an ISI Collegiate Network student newspaper as an undergraduate at Washington University in St. Louis.