Critic, Book World Education: Washington University, M.A in English
Ron Charles writes about books and publishing for The Washington Post. For a dozen years, he enjoyed teaching American literature and critical theory in the Midwest. Before moving to the District, he edited the books section of the Christian Science Monitor in Boston. His wife is an English teacher and the cinematographer of their satirical series, “The Totally Hip Video Book Review."
Honors & Awards:
Louis Shores Award for reviewing, American Library Association
Arts & Entertainment Commentary, First Place, Society for Features Journalism
Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing, National Book Critics Circle
Veritas Media Award, Romance Writers of America
Professional Affiliations: National Book Critics Circle