Robert Kurson earned a bachelor's degree in philosophy from the University of Wisconsin, then a law degree from Harvard Law School. His award-winning stories have appeared in Rolling Stone,The New York Times Magazine, andEsquire, where he is a contributing editor.Crashing Throughis based on Kurson's 2006 National Magazine Award-winning profile inEsquire. He is the author ofShadow Divers, and he lives in Chicago. Visit the author's website at www.robertkurson.com. From the Hardcover edition.Kurson, Robert is the author of 'Crashing Through', published 2008 under ISBN 9780812973686 and ISBN 0812973682.