Fred Setterberg

About Fred Setterberg

Fred Setterberg is the author of The Roads Taken: Travels Through America's Literary Landscapes which won the Associated Writing Program's award in creative nonfiction. He is the co-author of several other nonfiction books, including Toxic Nation: The Fight to Save Our Communities From Chemical Contamination, written with Lonny Shavelson and published by John Wiley and Sons. Fred's articles, essays, and stories have appeared in a wide range of publications, including The New York Times, Mother Jones, The Nation, The Utne Reader, The Iowa Review, The Georgia Review, and The High Plains Literary Review. He is the recipient of numerous journalism awards and a creative writing fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts.


America Walk, sail, drive, paddle, and gallop across this great land with some of its most renowned writers. You'll discover a country you never knew before. Notable authors include: Dave Barry, James Fallows, Jan Morris, Sallie Tisdale, E. Annie Proulx, Calvin Trillin, and Charles Kuralt.

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