Good evening. My name is Ross...

Ross Kenneth Urken bio

I am an American writer who has published in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington PostNew York, The Paris ReviewThe New Republic, The Atlantic, VICE, Tablet, Slate, TENNIS, EsquireSports Illustrated, National Geographic, National Geographic Traveler, BBC Travel, The GuardianESPN, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg PursuitsForbes, Newsweek, Travel + Leisure, The NationL'Uomo Vogue, Town & Country, and Nautilus. Born and raised in Princeton, New Jersey, I graduated from Princeton University with a degree in comparative literature and now live with my wife in the Lincoln Square neighborhood of Manhattan. My first book, Another Mother , will come out this fall from Ian Randle Publishers.

Drawing by Randy Glass