Adam Morgan

Adam Morgan is an award-winning culture journalist whose writing has appeared in The Paris Review, Esquire, Inverse, Polygon, Scientific American, Guernica, BOMB Magazine, The AV Club, The Guardian, Poets & Writers, Literary Hub, Longreads, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Reader, Philadelphia Inquirer, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, and more.

He founded the Chicago Review of Books, the Southern Review of Books, and the Chicago Literary Archive.

Adam is also an editorial director of Policy Genius. He is on the faculty at StoryStudio Chicago and served as a writing teacher at Roosevelt University (Chicago) and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

He’s a member of the Caxton Club.


'Firmament' Is a Gorgeous Steampunk Adventure That’s Over Too Soon

Inverse score: 8/10

ByAdam Morgan
Oral History

Into the 'Myst': The Rise, Fall, and Rebirth of a Legendary Game Studio

Cyan Ventures created the wildly successful Myst, then watched it all fall apart. Here, the founders tell the story of the ups and downs, and their ambitious return.

ByAdam Morgan