James Blake Wiener is the Communications Director at the Ancient History Encyclopedia. Additionally, he is a co-founder of the company. Trained as a historian and researcher, and previously a professor, James is a writer, editor, and public relations professional who is interested in cross-cultural exchange, world history, and international relations. Committed to fostering increased awareness of the ancient world -- while still retaining his medievalist, early modernist, and Arabist tendencies -- James is committed to excellence in journalism and academic research. Previously, he co-hosted the Florida Caribe Show on WSLR 96.5 FM in Florida, and his greatest passion is travel. James welcomes you to the Ancient History Encyclopedia and hopes that you find his interviews to be "illuminating."