Gregory McNamee is a writer, editor, photographer and publisher. He is the author or title-page editor of more than 40 books and author of more than 10,000 periodical pieces, including articles, news features, essays, reviews, interviews, editorials, poems and short stories. Thousands of his photographs have also been published in calendars, books, newspapers, magazines, advertisements and websites.
McNamee is a contributing editor to the Encyclopaedia Britannica and a contributing writer to Kirkus Reviews. He writes regularly for many other journals and sites, and his work has appeared in such venues as Science, The Washington Post, Outside, Smithsonian and CNN.com.
McNamee is a research associate at the Southwest Center of the University of Arizona and a former lecturer in the Department of Economics there. He is also a longtime member of the Speakers Bureau of AZ Humanities.
Awards: Arizona Author of the Year, Arizona Library Association; Best Southwest Book of the Year, Tucson Pima Public Library; Best Nonfiction, New Mexico–Arizona Book Award
Communities: Arizona Author, Tucsonan