I regularly write for a variety of outlets, here are some links to my articles over the past 5 years.

"How ISIS Resembles Yesterday's Anarchists", The American Conservative, Oct 11, 2016
"Why we have forgotten the worst school attack in US history", TIME, Sep 15, 2016
"How Knitting Saved Me from Digital Overload", Slate, Sep 1, 2016
“The Dip, the Foot Pop, and the Selfie Smooch”, Slate, Feb 12, 2016
“New Powerball Odds Are Part of America’s Long Love Affair With Lotteries”, TIME, Oct 7, 2015
“Meet the Historians Who Track Down War Criminals for the U.S. Government”, TIME, March 17, 2015
“Fifty Shades of Grey and How One Sex Act Went Mainstream”, TIME, Feb. 12, 2015
“The Wire, Serial and the Decline of the American Industrial Empire”, TIME, Feb 5, 2015
“Curiosity Killed the Cat’s Career”, Inside Higher Ed, Dec 4, 2014
“Digital Natives Like a Good Lecture Too”, Chronicle of Higher Education, Dec 1, 2014
"In War, Fact Beats Fiction", The Australian, June 24, 2014
"Removing the Blindfold", Inside Higher Ed, April 14, 2014
“Too Much Informality”, Inside Higher Ed, March 6, 2014
"Dipping Into Weird World of Leviathans", The Australian, July 27, 2013
“The Light Fantastic: When neon was the new new thing”, Slate, July 12 2013
“Saying Thank You”Inside Higher Ed, June 26, 2013
“Talking to Civilians”, Inside Higher Ed, April 26, 2013
“The Great Goldfish Invasion: How an Exotic Carp Took Over America”, The Atlantic, Nov 1, 2012
(As a result of this piece, I was interviewed for Word of Mouth on New Hampshire Public Radio, and mentioned in the New York Times in a September 2016 story on invasive goldfish).
“10 Commandments of Twitter for Academics”, Chronicle of Higher Education, May 9, 2012
“The Glamorous, Adrenaline-Fueled Life of Harriet Quimby”, The Atlantic, Apr 25, 2012
“Why We're Still Looking for Amelia”, The Atlantic, Feb 27, 2012
“River of Smoke”, Berlin Review of Books, December 5, 2011
"Still Flying", Berfrois, Aug 5, 2011
“Tales from a Dystopic Camelot”, Berlin Review of Books, May 28, 2011
“Conducting the International Job search”, Chronicle of Higher Education, May 18, 2011