Adam Chandler is a journalist and author based in New York.
Adam Chandler is a journalist and author based in New York. A former staff writer at The Atlantic, his work has also appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Vox, Slate, New York Magazine, Texas Monthly, Esquire, TIME, and elsewhere.
Chandler is the author of Drive-Thru Dreams: A Journey Through the Heart of America's Fast-Food Kingdom,(Flatiron/Macmillan), which was named an NPR Favorite Book of the Year, an Amazon Best Book of the Year, and a Smithsonian Best Food Book of the Year.
Drive-Thru Dreams (Flatiron, 2019) looks at American culture, history, and identity through the prism of fast food.
New York Times
Nothing Can Replace the Bodega
How a Shadow Army of Ghost Kitchens Took Over America’s Restaurants
The United States of Billy Joel
What I Saw as a
2020 Census Worker
My Hidden Houston
The Washington Post
Let’s Politicize the