Peter Chilson

Peter Chilson lives in Moscow, Idaho and teaches writing and literature at Washington State University. His essays and fiction have appeared in The American ScholarAscentConsequenceFourth GenreHigh Country NewsGulf CoastForeign PolicyThe New England ReviewNewLetters, and elsewhere. He has written three books on Africa, including We Never Knew Exactly Where: Dispatches from the Lost Country of Mali. His most recent book is the travel writing guide, Writing Abroad(co-authored with Joanne Mulcahy).