Staff Writer

Neil Swidey

Neil Swidey is a staff writer for the Boston Globe Magazine, where he writes in-depth narratives on a wide range of subjects. He is the author of “Trapped Under the Sea”, which was named one of the best books of 2014 by Amazon and Booklist, and “The Assist”, which was named one of the best books of 2008 by the Washington Post. He was also a coauthor of “Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted Kennedy”. His Globe writing has won numerous national awards and been featured in The Best American Science Writing, The Best American Crime Writing, and The Best American Political Writing.

Latest stories

Inside the mind of the anonymous online commenter

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This article was first published on Sunday, June 20, 2010.

Why an iPhone Could Actually Be Good for Your 3-year-old

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This article was first published on Sunday, November 1, 2009.

The meaning of lice

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This story was originally published March 2, 2008.

The Health Care Doctor

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This article was first published on Sunday, February 6, 2011.

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The It Toy

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Would You Pay a Million Dollars for This?

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Playing By the Book

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Exposed!

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