Richard J. King
Richard J. King is visiting associate professor of maritime literature and history at the Sea Education Association in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. For more than twenty years he has been sailing and teaching aboard tall ships in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. He writes and illustrates a column on marine animals for Sea History magazine, edits the Searchable Sea Literature website, and was the founding series editor of Seafaring America. He is the author of Lobster and The Devil's Cormorant: A Natural History.