Win McCormack is the publisher and editor in chief of Tin House magazine and a political activist in the Democratic Party. His work has appeared in Oregon magazine, the Oregonian, Oregon Humanities magazine, Tin House, and the Nation. He is the editor of The Rajneesh Chronicles, and he received the William Allen White commendation for his investigative coverage of the Rajneesh cult from 1983-1986. As a publisher he has been involved with numerous publications including the start-up of Mother Jones, Oregon Magazine, Oregon Business, Oregon Home, Travel Oregon, Military History Quarterly, and Art and Auction magazines. He holds a bachelor of arts in government from Harvard College and a masters of fine arts in creative writing from the University of Oregon. He presently writes on politics and resides in Portland, Oregon.