Cathryn J. Prince a journalist and author of several nonfiction history books.
Her next book "Queen of the Mountaineers: The Trailblazing Life of Fanny Bullock Workman" is due out in May 2019. Like "American Daredevil: The Extraordinary Life of Richard Halliburton, the World's First Celebrity Travel Writer" it will published by Chicago Review Press.
Additionally she wrote: "Death in the Baltic: The WWII Sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff" received the 2013 Military Writers Society of America Founders Award. "A Professor, a President, and a Meteor: The Birth of American Science" (Prometheus, 2010) won the Connecticut Press Club’s 2011 Book Award in Non-Fiction and received an Honorable Mention in General/Non-Fiction at the 2011 New England Book Festival Book Awards.
For years Prince was a contributing correspondent to The Christian Science Monitor. While in Switzerland she covered the Nazi Gold Crisis, the United Nations, the World Trade Organization, the Swiss Parliament, and a wire tapping scandal. She also got to write about cow fights and chocolate.
Today she writes for The Times of Israel covering the United Nations and human interest stories. Additionally, Prince is an adjunct professor of journalism at SUNY-Purchase.
Prince holds a B.A. from The Elliot School of International Affairs, The George Washington University; an M.S. from The Graduate School of Journalism, Columbia University; and an M.A. in American Studies from Fairfield University.
Prince lives in Connecticut with her husband, two children, and one dog.