Jason Berry, photo by Kathy Anderson

Jason Berry

Jason Berry is renowned for his investigative reporting on the Catholic Church crisis, in such books as Lead Us Not Into Temptation, Vows of Silence and Render unto Rome. He has produced several documentaries and written extensively on New Orleans. Up From the Cradle of Jazz is a landmark history of the city’s popular music. He received NEH and Guggenheim fellowships for his research on City of a Million Dreams: A History of New Orleans at Year 300.