Adin Dobkin

Instructor & Writer
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Adin Dobkin is the author of Sprinting Through No Man's Land. His essays and reporting have been featured in New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic, Catapult, and The Paris Review Daily, among others. He received his MFA from Columbia University.


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Cover Photo: This old black and white photograph shows two bicyclists riding up a mountain path. The biker in front is turned backward to speak to the biker behind him.
What You May Never Find During the Research Process

What happens to your writing project if you are unable to find a particular source? Adin Dobkin shares two options: either you carry on or decide the project is valueless without it.

Dec 15, 2021
Cover Photo: Illustration by Meryl Rowin for Catapult
How My Parents, Who Loved Grapes, Lost Their Love of Winemaking

Others began to intrude in what had once been a mom-and-pop operation. The conversion from hobby to profession had been made.

Apr 25, 2019