LibraryThing contains several authors named Eric Weiner. "Eric Weiner 2" is an international correspondent for NPR. He has also served as a correspondent for NPR in New York, Miami and Washington, D.C. Weiner is a former reporter for The New York Times and was a Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. He was part of a team of NPR reporters that won a 1994 Peabody award for a series of investigative reports about the U.S. tobacco industry. He has also written for the Los Angeles Times, Slate, and The New Republic. He lives near Washington, D.C.