Marina Koestler Ruben

Literary Mama

"The Fall" - read essay

Motherwell

"How (Not) to Talk to Someone Else's Daughter" - read piece

Washington City Paper

"Middle Kingdom Meets Elementary School": Cover story about Washington Yu Ying, D.C.'s first public charter school for Chinese language immersion - read article

Smithsonian.com

"The Rain in Spain Stays Mainly on the...Sierra Nevadas?": An article about trekking on the GR7 trail to the highest village in mainland Spain. (And what happens when the trail has been washed away.) - read article

"Radio Activity: The 100th Anniversary of Public Broadcasting" - read article

"Alice Ramsey's Historic Cross-Country Drive" - read article

"Let Me Be Franc: A Look Back for Quebec City's 400th" - read article

"Goodbye, My Coney Island?" read article

 

Kennedy Center

"Shakespeare in Love: A look at how Shakespeare takes and breaks hearts" - read article

"Romeo and Juliet: Star-cross'd and starry-eyed" - read article

"The Skeleton of a Scary Story: How to write and tell scary stories" - read article

"The Cat Who Went to Heaven" - read Cuesheet

"Doktor Kaboom!" - read Cuesheet

"Black Violin" - read Cuesheet

"Princess of Kaguya" - read Cuesheet

"Rumpelstiltskin" - read Cuesheet

"Water is Rising" - read Cuesheet

"46 Circus Acts in 45 Minutes" - read Cuesheet

"Advice for First-time Theater Goers: Tips for making the most of a family visit to the theater" - read article

"A Field Guide to Clubs: Everything you need to know before you go to an arts event in a club setting" read article

"A Field Guide to Concert Halls: Everything you need to know before you go to an arts event in a concert hall" - read article

"A Field Guide to Festivals: Everything you need to know before you go to an arts event in a festival-style setting" - read article

"A Field Guide to Galleries: Everything you need to know before you go to an arts event in a gallery" - read article

 

McSweeney's

Two food reviews (of sorts). Search for "Anytime Gourmet" and "Chia Goodness" at www.mcsweeneys.net/links/newfood/

 

Education Week

"The Dangers of Growing Up Green": An opinion piece about the Growing Up Green Charter School, which opened in New York City in the fall of 2009 - read article

 

Johns Hopkins Arts & Sciences Magazine

"A Broadway Debut" - read article

 

CNN.com

"iReporters search for the 'heartland' on road trip" - read article

 

NPR's Talk of the Nation

On NPR's Talk of the Nation, Neal Conan hosted a show about people who write workplace tell-alls, and he interviewed me about my article "Hire Education." - listen to audio clip [MP3]