Maurice Chammah is a journalist who writes feature articles and book reviews. In Texas, he has written about law, religion, and other subjects for The New York Times, Texas Monthly, The Texas Observer, Guernica Magazine, and The Texas Tribune.
As a 2011-2012 Fulbright fellow in Cairo, Egypt, he reported for Rolling Stone Middle East, The Revealer, The Huffington Post and the Austin American-Statesman. View his latest writing about Egypt at Adrift on the Nile.
He plays violin in the band Mother Falcon, and performs for weddings, concerts, and recording sessions.