The Author
Robert Andrew Powell’s journalism has appeared in Harper’s, Howler, the New York Times, Sports Illustrated, Slate, Mother Jones, Inc., 5280, Runner’s World, the Kansas City Star, on public radio’s This American Life with Ira Glass, and in The Best American Sports Writing anthology. He has won a James Beard Award for his food writing and has twice been a finalist for the Livingston Award. He lives in Miami.