Mitch  Horowitz

Mitch Horowitz

Mitch Horowitz is a writer, speaker, and publisher with a lifelong interest in man’s search for meaning. He is the PEN Award-winning author of “Occult America” and “One Simple Idea: How Positive Thinking Reshaped Modern Life.” Mitch has written on everything from the secret life of Ronald Reagan to the war on witches for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Salon, Politico, and He is the host of “Origins: Superstitions,” and he narrates audio books including Alcoholics Anonymous. Mitch is vice-president and executive editor at TarcherPerigee, a division of Penguin Random House, where he publishes books on New Age, the occult, and the metaphysical. He and his wife raise two sons in an incredibly loud apartment in New York City. He can be found at