Author Kathryn Miles: 'Making A Career in Freelance Nonfiction Writing'

Monday, March 5, 2018

Engleman Hall - Room D253

Kathryn Miles, author of Quakeland, discusses doing research and making a career in freelance nonfiction writing.

Miles' essays and articles have appeared in publications including Best American Essays, History, Outside, Popular Mechanics and Terrain. Her investigation into the sinking of the Bounty, which first appeared in Outside, was named one of the best long reads of 2013 by the Daily Beast and a "notable narrative" by Harvard University's Nieman Journalism Foundation. Her most recent book, Quakeland: On the Road to America's Next Devastating Earthquake, is a study of the history, and future potential, of earthquakes in America.

Free and open to the public.

This event is part of Environmental Justice Week at Southern.


Engleman Hall - Room D253
Fitch Street
New Haven, CT 06515


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