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Marissa Grunes

Marissa Grunes is a Boston-based literary scholar and science writer who has published on the arts and the environment in Atlas Obscura, NautilusThe Conversation, and elsewhere. She holds a PhD in English Literature from Harvard University.

Inspired by the rediscovery of Shackleton’s HMS Endurance, we revisit two centuries of lessons in leadership from getting trapped in Antarctica’s Weddell Sea.

Marissa Grunes

Two recent essay collections explore the interplay between literary genre and a rapidly changing planet.

Marissa Grunes