About

Amanda Kolson Hurley is a journalist and author with deep experience in architecture and urban planning, the environment, and politics. Currently a climate editor at Bloomberg Green, she was previously on staff at Bloomberg Businessweek and CityLab and, before that, was a freelancer contributing to publications including The Washington Post and The Atlantic. Her book Radical Suburbs: Experimental Living on the Fringes of the American City, 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