Things to read

Selected Articles


From the Washington Post, the New York Times, and more.

My books

A shelf of books

Selected titles and work in progress.

Video and audio

A woman in mid-sentence

Selected video clips, podcasts, and radio appearances. 

In the media

Headshot of the author

In which I sit on the other side of the mic.

Work in Progress

18th-century view of Augsburg


Willard F. Midgette


The life and work of my father, a prominent visual artist (1937-1978).