Sutherland, Amy (1959? - )

Genre: Non-Fiction

Amy Sutherland is an award-winning author, an adjunct professor in the Department of Journalism at Boston University, and former features writer for the Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram. She was born and raised in Cincinnati, OH and lives in Portland, ME and Boston, MA.

She received her B.A. in art history from the University of Cincinatti (1982) and her M.S.J. from the Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University (1987).


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