Wayne Curtis

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Wayne Curtis is a freelance journlist and a frequent contributor to The Atlantic, Preservation, and Down East. He frequently writes about travel, history, historic preservation, and architecture, and published And a Bottle of Rum: A History of the New World in Ten Cocktails in 2006.

Articles by this Contributor

April/May 2004

What you find when you visit the place that set America’s table

August/September 2006

How sex, rum, World War II, and the brand-new state of Hawaii ignited a fad that has never quite ended.

April/May 2007

Seeking a monument to Prohibition’s immense impact on American society, the writer finds it in a French colony.

April/May 2007