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Ted Genoways

Ted Genoways is an acclaimed journalist and author of The Chain: Farm, Factory, and the Fate of Our Food. A contributing editor at Mother Jones, the New Republic, and Pacific Standard, he is the winner of a National Press Club Award and the James Aronson Award for Social Justice Journalism, and is a two-time James Beard Foundation Award finalist. He has received fellowships from the NEA and the Guggenheim Foundation. A fourth-generation Nebraskan, Genoways lives outside Lincoln with his wife, Mary Anne Andrei, and their son.

Books by Ted Genoways

  1. Book CoverThis Blessed Earth: A Year in the Life of an American Family Farm


    Winner of the Stubbendieck Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize
    2019 selection for the One Book One Nebraska and All Iowa state reading programs

    "Genoways gives the reader a kitchen-table view of the vagaries, complexities, and frustrations of modern farming…Insightful and empathetic." —Milwaukee Journal SentinelMore