INSTRUCTOR PROFILE

  Justin Armstrong
   
  JUSTIN ARMSTRONG is currently a Visiting Lecturer in the Writing Program at Wellesley College where he teaches writing seminars on the culture of everyday life and globalization. He holds a PhD (2010) in cultural anthropology from McMaster University (Hamilton, Canada). His research examines the cultural dimensions of abandonment and isolation, as well as the practices of ethnographic mapmaking and getting lost. He is working on a book manuscript about North American ghost towns. Justin lives with his wife Heather, two cats, a dog, and a collection vintage synthesizers in Boston's Roslindale neighborhood.
   
  Will be teaching: