Tom Zoellner

Tom Zoellner is an associate professor of English at Chapman University. He is the author of four nonfiction books, most recently Train: Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World, from the Trans-Siberian to the Southwest Chief, and is the politics editor of The Los Angeles Review of Books.

No Harmony in the Heartland

Two small towns in northeast Iowa are caught up in the national struggle over immigration

by Tom Zoellner | Monday, December 03, 2018

Trinidad and Tobago: The Showman

Popular anxiety about rising crime has buoyed the TV show “Crime Watch”

by Tom Zoellner | Monday, September 07, 2015