Gregory McNamee

Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 615-7955

Author's Bio

Gregory McNamee is a writer, journalist, editor, photographer, and consultant in publishing, film, and other media. He is the author or editor of 45 books and more than 5,000 periodical publications, including articles, essays, reviews, interviews, editorials, poems, and short stories. He is a consultant, contributor, and contributing editor to the Encyclopaedia Britannica and its blog. He is a regular reviewer for Kirkus Reviews, a contributing editor to The Bloomsbury Review, and a correspondent for McNamee operates Sonora Wordworks, an editorial and publishing service, and has been involved in the publication of more than 500 books. McNamee is a research associate at the Southwest Center of the University of Arizona, and an adjunct member of the faculty of the Economics Department. He is a member of the Speakers Bureau of the Arizona Humanities Council, and he also gives courses and talks on writing, publishing, journalism, and cultural and environmental issues.

Publications and Prizes

Aelian's On the Nature of Animals
(Trinity University Press, 2011)
, American Byzantium
(University of New Mexico Press, 2001)
, Blue Mountains Far Away
(Lyons Press, 2000)
, Moveable Feasts
(Praeger Publishers, 2006)
, Otero Mesa: Preserving America's Last Wild Grassland
(University of New Mexico Press, 2008)
, The Mountain World
(Random House, 2000)

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Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
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Fluent in: 
German, Italian
Born in: 
Frankfurt, Germany
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Last updated: Dec 23, 2016