Past at present

The History department at my undergrad alma mater, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, interviewed me about my book Stealing History, working life, and making one’s way as an independent journalist. I’m a product of Massachusetts public education from first grade through college, and that’s one element that runs through just about everything I write. Click […]

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Posted in Content on April 12, 2020

Book Talk in Los Angeles

I’ll be speaking on my memoir anthology “Coming of Age in a Hardscrabble World,” just out from University of Georgia Press, at the Tia Chucha’s Centro Cultural and Bookstore in Los Angeles on Thursday, December 19, 2019, at 6 p.m.

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Posted in Content on December 17, 2019

I’ll be back…

I’m on a bit of hiatus these days from magazine writing due to some public speaking engagements, which are a great pleasure but more time-consuming than you might think, and I’m finishing a degree at Georgetown University. But I’ll be back soon — two articles on Peru are coming out soon in Archaeology.

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Posted in Content on October 20, 2019