Zander Sherman is the bestselling author of the The Curiosity of School (Penguin Canada, 2012). His long-form journalism has appeared in Vanity Fair, Esquire, The Believer, and many others. In 2017, he consulted for, and appeared in, “Murder in Cottage Country,” a highly rated documentary by CBC’s The Fifth Estate. “Cottage Country Murder”, a co-produced magazine article for The Walrus, was nominated for a National Magazine Award. A former contributor to The Globe & Mail, Sherman has been a frequent commentator in the fields of education and mental health. In 2019, he will host a season of CBC Uncover. Sherman lives in Muskoka, Canada.

"Brutal Landscapes," Vanity Fair (link, PDF)

“Cottage Country Murder,” The Walrus, National Magazine Award nomination for investigative reporting (linkPDF)

“Murder in Cottage Country,” CBC’s The Fifth Estate (link)

“Who Are You Calling Crazy? Gary Greenberg On How We Define Mental Illness — And How It Defines Us,” The Sun (linkPDF)

“Anarchy in the U.S.A.,” The Believer (link, PDF)

“Schizophrenia Stole My Brother. This Is How I Got Him Back,” Esquire (linkAudm)

“The Latest Trend in Student Housing: Luxe, Off-campus Condos,” Maclean’s (linkPDF)

“Murder in Muskoka: How a Mysterious Crate in a Cottage Crawl Space Cracked Samantha Collins’ Murder,” Toronto Life (linkPDF)

“The Public Good Is Not Served by Funding Catholic Schools,” The Globe & Mail (link)

The Curiosity of School: Education and the Dark Side of Enlightenment, Penguin Canada, national bestseller (link)

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