Bess Lovejoy

Bess Lovejoy is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Time, The Believer, Lapham’s Quarterly, The Boston Globe, The Public Domain Review, Atlas Obscura, and many other outlets. She is the author of Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses, which was named an Amazon Best Book of 2013 and has been translated into three foreign languages. She was an editor for Schott’s Almanac, the Smithsonian website, and Mental Floss. She is based in Seattle.


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