Gillen D’Arcy Wood
Gillen D’Arcy Wood

Gillen D’Arcy Wood, a professor of English at the University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, is the author of Tambora: the Eruption that Changed the World.

Science
April 9 2014 11:37 AMThe Volcano That Changed the Course of HistoryAfter the tsunami and famine came cholera, opium, and failed Arctic expeditions.
  Slate Plus
Medical Examiner
March 27 2015 5:16 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.