Geography of Madness selected for Best Travel Books of the Decade (Newsweek)

Interview with Rolf Potts on Deviate Podcast (10/20)

Six Talented Travel Writers Taking Readers To New Places

Under Purple Skies highlights great breadth of Minnesota writing (MPR Interview)

Is My Electric Fan Going to Kill Me in My Sleep? (Atlantic story)

Interview with The Atlantic

New Scientist (Review of Geography of Madness)

Interview with the Toronto Globe and Mail

The Guardian (Review of the Geography of Madness)

Slate’s Double X on PMS and Cultural Syndromes (3/17)

KERA/NPR (6/16)

Melville House (4/16)

Rain Taxi  (11/16)

Nowhwere Magazine (12/12)


Robert Wright’s Meaning of Life TV

Interview and story on Minnesota Public Radio

Interview with Religion Dispatches

Review of Geography of Madness in the Minneapolis Star Tribune

Rain Taxi  (11/16)

Around the World in 40 Books (Foreign Policy) (7/16)

Interview with Milwaukee Public Radio’s “Lake Effect” (5/16)

The Isthmus (5/16)

Featured in the LaCrosse Tribune (5/16)

Interview with Jefferson Public Radio’s “Jefferson Exchange” (4/16)

Review of Geography of Madness in Mcleans Magazine (4/16)

Featured in the Winona Post (4/16)

Interview with Rudy Maxa’s World (10/15)

Profile in Mankato Free Press: Writer to discuss work at St. Peter Arts Center (1/15)

Featured in UW-Eau Claire Spectator on Chippewa Valley Book Festival appearance (10/14)

Interview with Nowhere Magazine on travel writing, words not to use, etc. (9/14)

Branding Guyana featured on Longform’s most popular articles of the week (8/14)

The Secret Life of Stories featured on Longreads (5/14)

Runner, Interrupted featured on the Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, the Alaska Dispatch,  and (1/14)

Featured in The Believer interview about Nowhere Magazine (12/12)

Featured in Teju Cole’s exploration of Mob Justice at The Atlantic (9/12)

On stage at the Theater of Public Policy, talking about the Fall of the Creative Class (9/12)

Interview with Rudy Maxa’s World about cultural immersion (7/12)

Interview with Connecticut Public Radio’s Where We Live about the  Fall of the Creative Class(7/12)

The Fall of the Creative Class featured on Salon, The Daily Beast, Long Reads, Long Form, The Awl, Reuters Counterparties, Architect Magazine, Next American City, The Athens Banner-Herald, Real Clear Politics, Outside the Beltway, Slate France, and Willamette Week.  Read Richard Florida’s response to the story here, and my rebuttal here. (6-7/12)

Interview With The Freelance Strategist (7/12)

Interview with Michel Martin on NPR’s Tell Me More (3/12)

Story The Reunion featured on Boing Boing (3/12)

Interviewed on The Informed Traveller (12/10)

Featured in Newsweek Poland (11/10)

Selected as one of Tripbase’s “100 Favorite Travel Writers” (11/10)

Reading at Manhattan College: Major Authors Reading Series Hosts Travel Writer (11/10)

Interviewed on The Travel Show with Pat Boyle (9/10)

Story on Sasquatch featured on Boing Boing. (9/10)

Featured in Yes! Magazine story on tech-free days (6/10)

Interview with Teletravel Russia (6/10)

Story on Frank Lloyd Wright reviewed in The Faster Times (3/10)

Featured in the Quad City Times (9/09)

Featured in the Minneapolis Star Tribune (8/09)

Interview with Shawn Donley in The Oregonian (8/09)

Interview with the Titanic Awards (7/09)

Featured on the Accidental Extremist (7/09)

Interview with Brian Thompson on The Amateur Scientist (7/08)

Interview with Mike Pesca on NPR’s Bryant Park Project (7/08)

Profile in Wisconsin State Journal: No topic is taboo for Madison writer (7/08)

Interview with Channel 3000 Live about Blood Diamonds (2/08)

Interview with Channel 3000 Live about Richard Davidson (11/07)

Interview with Michel Martin on NPR’s Tell Me More (8/07)

Interview with Peter Greenberg Worldwide (8/06)

Interview with Hobart Magazine (05/05)

Interview with Rolf Potts on Travel Writing (02/01)