Feature reporter Education: UCLA, BA in English; Northwestern University, Master's in journalism
Manuel Roig-Franzia is a writer in The Washington Post’s Style section. His long-form articles span a broad range of subjects, including politics, power and the culture of Washington, as well as profiles of major political figures and authors.
Roig-Franzia has also served as bureau chief in Miami for The Post's National staff and in Mexico City for the Foreign staff. He has covered U.S. and international presidential campaigns, the January 2010 Haiti earthquake and more than a dozen major hurricanes, including Katrina.
Roig-Franzia was born in Spain and came to The Post from the New Orleans Times-Picayune, where he wrote about the colorful four-time governor Edwin Edwards.
Foreign languages spoken: Spanish Books by Manuel Roig-Franzia: