Magazine & Journal Articles

Midnight in the Garden of the Goatherd” – Pacific Standard

Coasting to Mapholaneng” – Minneapolis StarTribune

In the Realm of Vanished Beasts” – The Rumpus

King of Names” – AFAR

The Masked Horsemen of Southern Africa” – Jungles in Paris

Racism in the Diamond Mine” – Pacific Standard

A Sober Utopia” – Pacific Standard (Longreads Top 5)

Huron River Drive” – Black Warrior Review (2015 BWR Nonfiction Prize)

Death of the Virgin” – The Southeast Review (2015 Narrative Nonfiction Prize)

The Noose in Hentiesbaai” – Guernica

What Are Those Kids Doing With That Enormous Gun?” – The Atlantic (Longreads Top 5)

Lesotho’s Day of Truth” – Foreign Affairs

The Kings of Simcoe County” – The Morning News

Forty-One Months” – Bellevue Literary Review (2014 Buckvar Prize for Nonfiction)

Possible Histories of Leroy Paige” – HYPERtext

Killing a Pig” – Gastronomica

Ghosts in Snow & Rock” – Sundog Lit

Schooled at Scrabble” – Christian Science Monitor

Basotho Dance Party” – Roads & Kingdoms

Good & Bad Joala” – Asymptote


Writing in Translation

What Are Those Kids Doing With That Enormous Gun?” – Courrier Japon (Japanese translation)

Good & Bad Joala” – 2000 (Hungarian translation)

Good & Bad Joala” – Asymptote (Chinese translation)


Interviews & Media Appearances

Radio interview on Everything Lost Is Found AgainWrite On! Radio

Radio interview on “A Sober Utopia”The Zero Hour with RJ Eskow

Print interview on writing & craftBlack Warrior Review

Print interview on writing & craftThe Southeast Review

TV interview on “What Are Those Kids Doing With That Enormous Gun?” – CNN International

Print interview on writing & craftBellevue Literary Review