Amanda Petrusich is the author of “Do Not Sell At Any Price: The Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World’s Rarest 78rpm Records” (Scribner; 2014), “It Still Moves: Lost Songs, Lost Highways, and the Search for the Next American Music” (Faber and Faber; 2008), and “Pink Moon,” an installment in Continuum/Bloomsbury’s acclaimed 33 1/3 series. She is a contributing writer for Pitchfork and a contributing editor at The Oxford American, and her music and culture writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Spin, BuzzFeed, and elsewhere. She has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing from Columbia University and presently teaches writing and criticism at NYU’s Gallatin School. She lives in Brooklyn.
Selected Other Work
Dragged Through the Forest: The Long Gone Sound of Amede Ardoin
Snacks on Snacks on Snacks: Alan Lomax’s ‘Ballads, Blues, and Bluegrass’
All This Light: 48 Hours in Miami with the Ever-Mercurial Chan Marshall
Here Together Are Our Hearts: The Love Songs of Sharon Van Etten
Flowing Hair, Tight Pants? Women Can Rock That
How To Hunt Bigfoot
The Legacy of A Camera-Toting Huckster
In the Shadow of What If
A Boat of Biblical Proportions
Dispatches From the Front Lines of Florida’s Wild Python Hunt
Is It Time for Us to Take Astrology Seriously?