IMG_0056NATE PEDERSEN is a librarian, journalist, and historian in Oregon. He is the co-author of Quackery: The Worst Ways to Cure Everything with Lydia Kang, forthcoming 2017 from Workman.

Nate’s journalism has appeared in  The Art of ManlinessThe GuardianTrail Runner and The Believer. He is a columnist and blogger with Fine Books & Collections.

Nate is a Community Librarian with Deschutes Public Library and serves on the Board of Directors for the Deschutes County Historical Museum. He is also a member-at-large, representing Central Oregon, with the Oregon Heritage Trees Commission.

He lives in Bend, Oregon with his wife.