Ethan Gilsdorf publishes travel, arts, and pop culture stories and essays regularly in the New York Times, Boston Globe, Salon.com, wired.com and Christian Science Monitor, and has published hundreds of articles in dozens of other magazines, newspapers, websites and guidebooks worldwide, including Playboy, National Geographic Traveler, Psychology Today, the San Francisco Chronicle, USA Today, Washington Post and Fodor's travel guides. He is a book and film critic for the Boston Globe, former bicycling culture columnist for the Boston Globe, and is the film columnist for Art New England. He contributes to wired.com's "Geek Dad," and his blog "Geek Pride" is seen regularly on PsychologyToday.com. He is also an occasional contributor to blogs for Forces of Geek blog (his blog is called "Hip Points");Boston.com's Globetrotting; Tor.com; and TheOneRing.net.
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A sample of the hundreds of articles published by Ethan Gilsdorf:
>COMMENTARY: WBUR/NPR's Cognoscneti: "A New Hope: Can JJ Abrams Appease The ‘Star Wars’ Faithful?" (link here to other NPR commentaries)
>POP CULTURE: New York Times: "When Defending Earth Cost 25 cents": a feature about classic arcade games
>MOVIES: Boston Globe feature series all about THE HOBBIT, including Main feature: The Hobbit Emerges; an interactive Map of Middle-earth with annotation and character guide; The Hobbit cheat sheet; Making Middle-earth; The Hobbit by the Numbers.
>GAMING: wired.com/GeekDad: Prescription drug or D&D monster? You take the test.
>PSYCHOLOGY/POP CULTURE: Psychology Today: “Suburban warrior syndrome: From The Matrix to Harry Potter, heroic fantasy is hot stuff. These modern epics tap into our frustrated impulse to be 21st-century knights—and may even help unleash the workaday hero inside each of us.”
Other publishing credits:
U.S. >National Geographic Traveler >Psychology Today >The Washington Post >Los Angeles Times >USA Today >Fodor’s travel guides (former Paris hotel correspondent) >Chronicle of Higher Education (Washington DC) >Paris Notes (Los Angeles) >Cleveland Plain Dealer >St Petersburg (Florida) Times >Buffalo News >Pittsburgh Post-Gazette >New York Post >Poets & Writers (NYC) >France Magazine (DC) >Colorado Independent (Colorado Springs) >New Orleans Times-Picayune >Weekly Dig (Boston) >Reno (NV) News and Review >Creative Loafing (Charlotte, NC; Atlanta) >Port Folio Weekly (Norfolk, VA) >Memphis Flyer (TN) >The Literary Traveler (Boston) >Potash Hill (Vermont) >Keene Sentinel (NH) >Brattleboro Reformer (VT)
Canada: >The Walrus (Toronto) >The Citizen (Ottawa) >Globe and Mail (Toronto) >Maisonneuve (Montreal) >Literary Review of Canada (Toronto) >Glengarry News (Glengarry, Ontario) >Planet S (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan)
Europe: >Time Out Paris (Paris/London; 5 years as film, theater and restaurant critic) >Prague Literary Review (Prague) >The Sunday Post (Glasgow, Scotland) >The Herald (Glasgow, Scotland) >The Grapevine (Reykjavik, Iceland) >Go (Airtran inflight magazine, London)
Asia/Oceania/Middle East/Africa: >Sunday Times (Johannesburg, South Africa) >The Press (Christchurch, New Zealand) >Emirates Inflight Magazine (United Arab Emirates) >One magazine (Indonesia) >Australian Financial Review (Sydney) >Featurenet (South Africa) >SIRS Knowldege Source (South Africa) >Chrome (Malaysia) >Communication Resources (Singapore)