Ethan Gilsdorf

After playing Dungeons & Dragons religiously in the 1970s and 1980s,Ethan Gilsdorf went on to become a poet, teacher, and journalist. Based in Somerville, MA, he publishes travel, arts, and pop culture stories regularly in the New York Times, Boston Globe, and Christian Science Monitor, and has been published in other magazines and newspapers, including National Geographic Traveler, Psychology Today, and the Washington Post. He has also been a guest on talk radio as a fantasy and escapsim expert.