Portrait of Erick Trickey

Erick Trickey

Lecturer, Department of Journalism

About Erick Trickey

Erick Trickey is a regular contributor to POLITICO Magazine and the Washington Post’s Retropolis blog and an associate editor at Experience Magazine. A former staffer for Boston Magazine and Cleveland Magazine (where he was a City and Regional Magazine Awards’ Writer of the Year finalist), he’s also written for Smithsonian Magazine, The Boston Globe, TheAtlantic.com, Columbia Journalism Review, Harvard Law Bulletin, and Agence France-Presse. Beats and interests include U.S. politics, cities and transit, crime, science, arts & culture, and American history.


  • BA, English and Political Science, Kalamazoo College