Elizabeth Mitchell

Lives In

Brooklyn, NY


  • Brown University


  • Politics


With over 20 years of industry experience, Elizabeth has contributed articles to a myriad of both print and digital publications including The Wall Street Journal, CN Traveler, GQ, and O, The Oprah Magazine. She is the author of three books: Three Strides Before the Wire: The Dark and Beautiful World of Horse Racing, W.: Revenge of the Bush Dynasty, and​ Liberty's Torch: The Great Adventure to Build the Statue of Liberty. Elizabeth has also authored two novellas: The Fire Horse; Lady With a Past: A Petulant French Sculptor, His Quest for Immortality, and the Real Story of the Statue of Liberty; and the Amazon nonfiction bestseller, The Fearless Mrs. Goodwin. She previously held a position as Assistant Adjunct Professor at Columbia University.


Elizabeth graduated from Brown University with a Bachelor's degree.

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Elizabeth Mitchell's Stories