Gene Tempest

Articles


The Fenway Victory Gardeners and the pandemic

THE BOSTON GLOBE  May 28, 2020

The real estate industry is trying to adapt to a new reality

THE BOSTON GLOBE  April 1, 2020
 

America’s love affair with heirloom fruits and veggies 

THE BOSTON GLOBE  March 12, 2020

How a kid from East Boston became the cactus king

THE BOSTON GLOBE  December 18, 2019

You can drive – and own – a piece of Soviet automotive history

THE BOSTON GLOBE  November 16, 2019

Thirty years of Russian influence – on our tomatoes

THE BOSTON GLOBE  September 11, 2019

The sugar snap pea turns 50

THE BOSTON GLOBE  July 24, 2019

We tested our soil the old-fashioned way – we ate it

THE BOSTON GLOBE  July 7, 2019

The tyranny of tiny living

THE NEW YORK TIMES  June 4, 2017

Click here for articles published in French

Films


Hearst

COMING SOON TO PBS
co-written with Stephen Ives

American Veteran

COMING SOON TO PBS
co-written wih Stephen Ives

The Great War

2017 PBS BROADCAST   ︎ trailer ︎ iTunes
co-producer

“detailed and entertaining” - The New York Times
“enormously absorbing” - The Wall Street Journal
“sprawling and engrossing” - TV Guide

Books


Une histoire de la guerre


Edited by Bruno Cabanes with Thomas Dodman, Hervé Mazurel, Gene Tempest
ÉDITIONS DU SEUIL: PARIS 2018   ︎ amazon.fr
Translations coming soon into Chinese, Korean, German, Italian

Recognized as one of the 25 “books of the year” by French magazine Le Point (2018)

Read more about A History of War in French or in English.

       

BIO


Born in Plano, Texas, Gene grew up in China, France, and India. A graduate of the University of California at Berkeley (B.A.) and Yale University (Ph.D.), she lives in Cambridge, Mass., with her husband, the biologist Paul Shamble.
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