Joshua Hunt is an author and journalist from Petersburg, Alaska.
His work has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times, Bloomberg Businessweek, the California Sunday Magazine, the Atavist Magazine, Pacific Standard, and other publications. Previously a Tokyo-based foreign correspondent for Reuters, he has reported from Japan, China and Hong Kong, India, Tanzania, Kenya, and throughout the Americas.
He is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School, where he earned an M.S. as a fellow at the Toni Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism. As an undergraduate, he studied at Waseda University, in Tokyo, and Portland State University, in Oregon, earning degrees in Japanese language and in communication studies.
His first book, about Nike and the influence of corporate cash on America's public universities, will be published by Melville House in 2018.