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    Amanda Little wrote Power Trip: The Story of America’s Love Affair With Energy (HarperCollins) and is a Writer-in-Residence in the English department at Vanderbilt University, where she teaches investigative journalism and creative non-fiction. Little is a contributor to Bloomberg Businessweek and has blogged for The New Yorker and Forbes. Her articles on the environment, energy and technology have been published in the New York Times Magazine, Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone, Wired,  New York, and the Washington Post. She published a weekly column about environmental politics on and, and a monthly column in Outside magazine. She is a recipient the Jane Bagley Lehman Award for excellence in environmental journalism.