Peter Hessler

4 articles

Learning to Speak Lingerie

A Chinese underwear merchant rises in Egypt.


Dr. Don

On the life of a small-town druggist in Colorado.


John McPhee: The Art of Non-Fiction No. 3

An interview with McPhee on his writing process, how he got his start at The New Yorker, and why he never understood how New Journalism could be called a revolution. “Anytime I was called a New Journalist I winced a little with embarrassment.”


Home and Away

A profile of Yao Ming published during his second season in the NBA.