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John Donvan

Debate Host, Intelligence Squared U.S.

John Donvan is the host of Intelligence Squared U.S., and has moderated our debates since 2008. An author, speaker and journalist, John has reported for ABC, CNN and PBS, including multi-year postings in Moscow, London, Jerusalem, and Amman, and a term as chief White House correspondent for ABC News. His 2016 book, In a Different Key: The Story of Autism, was a New York Times bestseller, a Wall Street Journal Top Ten Nonfiction Book of the Year, and a Pulitzer Prize finalist. John is a four-time Emmy Award winner and was a National Magazine Award finalist in 2010.