An out-of-work journalist seeks self-actualization and/or good seafood in Lima, Peru.
tags: culture, food, stories, travels
Roving Reporter is written by Eric Ludy, an American writer and journalist living and working in Lima, Peru. Faced with a layoff notice at a daily newspaper in Wisconsin, I decided to take off and do something I've always wanted to try: experience the world outside my comfort zone. The resulting move took me from a small town in northern Wisconsin to a new life in Lima, a giant metropolis perched upon the Pacific’s Ring of Fire.
Latest posts on Roving Reporter
On Afro-Peruvian music and the resilience of the human... Posted on 31/05/2012
Alright, so I’ll grant that the complete moral hypocrisy of slavery was settled long ago, but in colonial-era Peru it was taken to particularly brazen heights. Cotton barons who... Read more
On the agony of defeat and the tragedy of the football fan Posted on 16/01/2012
Bad luck was in the air in Green Bay on Sunday. I could feel it 4000 miles away from a bar stool in a Lima casino. The spectacular decline of the Packer juggernaut against the upstart New... Read more
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