Ben Shattuck

Ben Shattuck is a writer and painter from coastal Massachusetts. He is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. He has been awarded a Bread Loaf Scholarship in Fiction, the E. Geoffrey and Elizabeth Thayer Verney Fellowship at the Nantucket Historical Association, and the Tin House Scholarship in Nonfiction, among others. 

Sailor’s Delight

Eric Jay Dolin's latest book, "Brilliant Beacons," is a study of American history through its lighthouses and coastlines.