Matthew Power

Matthew Power

 

Matthew Power was an award-winning freelance journalist and contributing editor at Harper’s. Soon after filing this story, he died of heat stroke on a reporting trip in Uganda while hiking the uppermost reaches of the Nile.

Articles by this Author

Published: July-August 2014

Neil Hayward spent most of 2013 crisscrossing the continent on a quest to see as many bird species as he could in a calendar year. When it was all over, he'd seen more than anyone-ever-and broken the Big Year record.