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Kate Troll

Douglas, Alaska
Freelance Sustainability and Climate Change Writer — Freelance

Journalist • Author • Speaker • Activist • View new book THE GREAT UNCONFORMITY at katetroll.com. Kate explores Alaska’s mountains, seas, and rivers

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Kate Troll is an op-ed columnist, wilderness adventurer, and speaker on conservation and climate issues. Her book, The Great Unconformity: Reflections on Hope in an Imperiled World, was published in March 2017. She moved to Alaska in 1977, seeking wilderness and a career in natural resource manag...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing for the Alaska Fisherman's Journal.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes - all the way through college.

How is social media changing news?

As the primary source of news for more and more Americans, social media colors the news through the lens of personal association.