Leonard Benardo

Leonard Benardo is regional director for Eurasia and director of the Open Society Fellowship.

His writing has appeared in the New York Times, the New York Review of Books, the International Herald Tribune, and Bookforum, and he is the co-author of Brooklyn by Name: How the Neighborhoods, Streets, Parks, Bridges, and More Got Their Names, and Citizen-in-Chief: The Second Lives of the American Presidents.