• Jennifer Kingsley reads a map by candlelight in Alaska.

    Jennifer Kingsley

    is a journalist & storyteller
    who specializes in
    personal stories from
    around the world

Writer & Producer

Jennifer Kingsley is a National Geographic Explorer, the Field Correspondent for Lindblad Expeditions, an award-winning journalist, and a fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society.

Meet the North

Jennifer founded this project to build cultural understanding through storytelling, and to learn about the north from the people themselves. It took her to six Arctic nations over three years.


Paddlenorth: Adventure, Resilience, and Renewal in the Arctic Wild, Jennifer’s first book, won the National Outdoor Book Award. It’s the story of her 54-day Arctic canoeing expedition.


Jennifer’s work is founded in courage, intuition, and creativity. She believes in the power of personal stories, and she’s traveled the world the find them. She works solo and as part of a team.

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