Robert F. Worth is a contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine. His book on the legacy of the Arab uprisings, "A Rage for Order," was published in April by Farrar, Straus, and Giroux. Worth has covered the Middle East since 2003, as a Times correspondent in Baghdad, and as the paper’s Beirut bureau chief from 2007 until 2011. He has also written for the New York Review of Books, the Atlantic Monthly, the New Republic, and other magazines. He has twice been a finalist for the National Magazine Award. Born and raised in Manhattan, he now lives in Washington D.C., where he spent 2014-15 as a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.