Brian Blickenstaff
Brian Blickenstaff

Brian Blickenstaff is a freelance writer. He lives in Germany. Follow him on twitter: @BKBlick

Sports Nut
Feb. 26 2013 12:00 AMThe Saga of TomsanHow an American journeyman revolutionized Japanese soccer—and why it isn’t happening in the U.S.
Sports Nut
Sept. 14 2011 12:28 AMQatar's Football DreamsIs the country's standout soccer academy a humanitarian project or a scheme to buy Africa's best players?
  Life
The History of American Slavery
Sept. 3 2015 11:17 AM Why They Fled Underground Railroad operator Sydney Howard Gay’s meticulous guestbook reveals how and why enslaved men and women risked everything to escape north.
  Slate Plus
The History of American Slavery
Sept. 3 2015 10:59 AM To Do No Harm? History of American Slavery, Episode 7: What modern medicine gained from slavery, and how slaveholders sought to legitimize their ideology through science.