Amanda Kolson Hurley is a journalist and author with long experience covering architecture and urban planning, the environment, and politics. An editor at Bloomberg Businessweek, she previously worked at CityLab and, before that, was a freelancer contributing to publications including The Washington Post and The Atlantic. Her book Radical Suburbs, on experimental suburban communities, came out in 2019.

Hurley has a Ph.D. in literature from the University of Bristol and an M.A. from the University of St. Andrews (UK), and lives in Silver Spring, Md.

Contact: hurleyak at gmail dot com