John Gallagher

John Gallagher is a veteran journalist and author whose most recent book, Reimagining Detroit: Possibilities for Rebuilding an American City (Wayne State University Press, 2010), was selected one of the finest social and political books of the year by the Huffington Post. He began covering urban and economic reconstruction efforts in Detroit and Michigan for the Detroit Free Press in 1987, a position he currently holds. Great Architecture of Michigan is one of his other publications, as is AIA Detroit: The American Institute of Architects Guide to Detroit Architecture, which he co-authored. John and his wife, Sheu-Jane, live on the east bank of the Detroit River.