Meet the Author
Brian Pinaire is an author, editor, and former college professor. He holds a BA in politics from Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, and a PhD in political science from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Pinaire was an instructor in political science and expository writing courses while at Rutgers, and, for over a decade, he taught constitutional law and politics, American government, and legal philosophy at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, where he won several awards for teaching and research. He has published two other books—The Constitution of Electoral Speech Law, an academic treatise; and This Is Not Your Father’s Fatherhood, a humorous memoir and reflection on modern parenting—as well as several dozen articles for both academic journals and commercial outlets.
Pinaire was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, but currently lives in Bend, Oregon. He is married and has two sons and one spoiled dog.