Shamanth Rao

Shamanth Rao is a writer and a student at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. He is the travel editor for Mint Lounge, the partner newspaper of The Wall Street Journal in India. He curates the travel writing project Wndrlist.

Stories By Shamanth Rao

Decoding the Dutch

An intrepid historian has dedicated his life to unearthing the real New Amsterdam, one historic translation at a time.

Boy from the Bronx

Equal parts walking-encyclopedia and old-time jokester, historian Lloyd Ultan is on a mission to change your perceptions of his beloved borough.