Some of my recent work.

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    The Mass Divide Episode 6

    This month’s episode of “The Mass Divide” features lawyer and activist Adam Lioz talking about the political imbalance created by economic inequality in this country and what we can do […]

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    “The Mass Divide” Episode 5

    This is the fifth episode of the Mass Divide. This month’s show features a rebroadcast of my October 2013 interview with journalist and filmmaker Hedrick Smith about his book, Who […]

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    “The Mass Divide” Episode 4

    This is the fourth episode of “The Mass Divide in which I talk to Prof. Branko Milanovic, former lead research economist for the World Bank talking global inequality trends and […]

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    “The Mass Divide” Episode 3

    This episode 3 of The Mass Divide, in which I look at the changing nature of employment in America and how this new labor reality is impacting economic inequality.   I […]

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    The Mass Divide Episode 2

    This is the second episode of The Mass Divide, my collaborative multimedia project with John King and Jörg Colberg examining the causes and impacts of economic inequality in America.   I […]

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    The Mass Divide Episode 1

    This is the first episode of The Mass Divide, my new collaborative multimedia project with John King and Jörg Colberg examining the causes and impacts of economic inequality in America.   […]

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    Clutch Bassist Dan Maines Interview

    This is an interview with Clutch bassist Dan Maines about the new Clutch album, Earth Rocker, keeping things creatively challenging and what the next couple of years look like for […]

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    George Saunders Interview Exceprt

    This is an excerpt of an Writer’s Voice  interview I conducted with writer George Saunders.  The original interview and more information can be found at the Writer’s Voice website.

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    The Public Humanist: Social Media Flaws

    This essay on the relationship between the humanities and social media first appeared in on the Public Humanist blog.  The original piece can be viewed here.

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    Kingdom Come & Cyclist Conspiracy

    This book review first appeared on the Writer’s Voice with Francesca Rheannon website. The original can be found here.

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    NY Times: Kulture Shock Plays the Balkans

    This feature article first appeared in the New York Times.   The original can be found here.

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    Junot Diaz Interview Excerpt

    An excerpt of an interview I conducted with Pulitzer Prize winning writer  Junot Diaz about his new story collection, “This is How You Lose Her” and his writing challenges.  This […]

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    Karen Dillon Interview Excerpt

    Excerpt of an interview I conducted with Karen Dillon, co-author of “How Will You Measure Your Life” that first appeared on Writer’s Voice  with Francesca Rheannon on that aired on […]

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    James Steele Interview Excerpt

    This is an excerpt of an interview I did with James Steele, co-author of “Betrayal of the American Dream.” This interview for Writer’s Voice With Francesca Rheannon first aired on […]

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    Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain Review

    This is a review of Ben Fountain’s “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” for Writer’s Voice With Francesca Rheannon that first airedAugust 1, 2012.  For more information about the show and the […]

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    Susan Stinson Interview Excerpt

    This excerpt of a Writer’s Voice With Francesca Rheannon interview with writer Susan Stinson about her new novel, “Spider in a Tree” first aired on October 10, 2012 as part […]

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    How We Compare

    This research-heavy, team-written reportorial analysis first appeared in Chicago magazine.

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    Bajac The Public Humanist

    This interview first appeared on the Public Humanist blog.  The original is here.

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    Hunger Angel By Herta Mueller Review

    This is a Writer’s Voice With Francesca Rheannon review of Herta Mueller’s “Hunger Angel”  first broadcast on June 13, 2012.  For more information and the full show visit here.