Brigette Russell is a historian, writer and consultant in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  She holds a Ph.D. in ancient history from the University of Southern California and has taught at Pepperdine University and at Loyola Marymount University, her undergraduate alma mater, and has published articles in Helios, Greece & Rome, and The Ancient History Bulletin.

She has been a columnist at The New Mexico Independent and Capitol Report New Mexico.  Her blog, Moralia, was active from 2006 to 2010, and may be again someday.  She ran for State Representative in 2010 and worked as an analyst during the 2011 session of the New Mexico Legislature.

Contact her at Brigette at BrigetteRussell dot com.

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