Claire McCurdy

Claire McCurdy has come to writing full-time after years with New York based educational and nonprofit organizations. Her international experience began in Japan as a teacher and then at Japan Trade Center, New York. Claire has a B.A. in English from Earlham College and an M.A. in History from New York University.

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Author Archive | Claire McCurdy

Healing Seekers: Expedition Congo

  • Greg Webb

    Japan’s Nuclear Gypsies: The Homeless, Jobless and Fukushima

  • Warner Bros.

    ‘Mad Max: Fury Road,’ a Review

  • A24

    ‘Ex Machina,’ a Review

  • Screengrab

    ‘Asahiza,’ a Review

  • Greg Webb

    “Getting Mentally Illed” – Japan and China

  • Jane Rebecca Marchant

    Still No Action from the UN Climate Summit Meeting

  • Friedman Benda

    ‘Duality of Existence – Post Fukushima’

  • Baltimore

    Summer on the Baltimore Beltway

  • MGM

    Law and Order in 1990’s Manhattan: Dreaded Jury Duty

  • Greg Webb

    Sekai no Owari? Fukushima Deserves Closer Attention

  • Warner Bros.

    My Evening of Opulence, and a Review of ‘Casablanca’ thrown In

  • Universal Pictures

    An Appreciation of the 1931 Classic ‘Dracula’

  • via Facebook

    Interview with Planet GreenFest’s Antonio Saillant

  • The Wolfs Eye

    Elder Care, Elder Abuse and Abusive Elders

  • Google

    Amb. Kenichiro Sasae on Japan’s Future

  • NYPD

    New York City Continues to Surprise Me

  • Kahoku Shimpo

    Amidst Japan’s 3/11 Anniversary, Dubious Progress at Rebuilding

  • via Facebook

    Interview with Fredrik Stanton, Director of ‘Uprising’

  • Sony Pictures

    Review of Kathryn Bigelow’s ‘Zero Dark Thirty’: The Hunt for bin Laden

  • Calliope Press

    Review of Theasa Tuohy’s ‘The Five O’Clock Follies’

  • Well Go

    Review: ‘Tai Chi Zero’

  • Drafthouse Films

    Welcome to ‘The Yabba’: Review of ‘Wake in Fright’

  • Drafthouse Films

    ‘Wake in Fright’: 2012, the Film Odyssey

  • Sundance Selects

    One Hundred Million Porcelain Seeds: Review of ‘Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry’

  • HanWay Films

    Review of Takashi Miike’s ‘Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai’

  • Nordisk Film

    Review: Daniel Espinosa’s ‘Easy Money’

  • Rialto Pictures

    Review: Jean Renoir’s ‘Grand Illusion’

  • Viktor Kharchenko

    Nomads and Networks: The Ancient Art and Culture of Kazakhstan

  • Warren Antiola

    Conference Report: “Humanity and Humanitarianism in Crisis”

  • Amy Greeson

    Amy Greeson: A Pharmacist and Healer

  • Associated Press

    Review of the BBC’s This World: ‘Inside the Meltdown’

  • New York City

    Going Green in New York

  • Colin Cookman

    Fukushima’s Rice: Mental Health Crises in Fukushima

  • Bob Morehouse

    ‘Crazy Wisdom’: Tibetan Buddhist Heaven

  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    The Met’s ‘Art of the Arab Lands’

  • Greg Webb

    Occupy Fukushima: Women of Fukushima Against Nukes

  • Japan

    The Island of Miyatojima: An Architect comes to its Rescue

  • Ukraine

    From Chernobyl to Fukushima: Review of PBS’s ‘Radioactive Wolves’

  • via Wikimedia

    What about Apple’s Chinese Suicide Jumpers?