About This Author
Simon Waxman was managing editor, and later senior editor, of Boston Review from January 2008 until July 2016. An independent writer and editor, he has published at The Washington Post, The New Republic, The Boston Globe, WBUR Boston, Al Jazeera America, The American Prospect, Los Angeles Review of Books, and elsewhere, and has edited books for the presses at Harvard, Princeton, Columbia, Oxford, MIT, and the University of Chicago; Public Affairs; Palgrave Macmillan; and others. Find him on twitter, @simonwaxman, and his website.
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