Andrew Curry was Journalist in Residence at Topoi from April to December 2014. He studied at Georgetown University and Stanford University. In 2003, he was awarded an Arthur F. Burns Fellowship. In 2005 he was awarded a Fulbright Young Journalist Fellowship for investigating and writing in Berlin. He stayed, and has been reporting since then on a wide range of topics from Berlin and Germany, particularly on archaeology and Antiquity. He has written for The New York Times, the English version of Spiegel Online and the popular science magazines Archaeology and National Geographic. In 2009 and 2015 he was awarded the German-American Arthur F. Burns-Price by the Auswärtiges Amt (German Ministry of Foreign Affairs). His reports were also published in American anthologies like Best American Science Writing.
During his research stay at Topoi, he worked on ancient concepts of borders, ranging from country borders to intellectual borders and gave lectures on science journalism and his journalistic perspective on Antiquity and archaeology.
Journalist in Residence at Topoi from April to December 2014
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