Book Launch + Conversation: Allision C. Meier | Grave

Allison C. Meier is a Brooklyn-based writer, editor, and researcher focused on visual culture, architecture, and overlooked history. Her book Grave was published this year by Bloomsbury as part of the Object Lessons book series. She's also the author of the Great Trees of New York Map, Art Deco New York Map, and Concrete New York Map from Blue Crow Media. She is currently the editor of Fine Books & Collections magazine and has bylines in the New York Times, CityLab, National Geographic, Smithsonian, and other publications. She moonlights as a cemetery tour guide.


Tiernan Morgan is a writer and art historian based in New York. As one of Green-Wood Cemetery’s tour guides, Tiernan regularly explores the history, work, and lives of its permanent residents, both onsite and online. Formerly, Tiernan was the Producer of Hyperallergic, the online publication dedicated to “art and its discontents.” He currently works for Access Now, a non-profit dedicated to defending and extending the digital rights of people and communities at risk.