Getting the Venom Out

Anthony Swofford
Anthony Swofford ‘99, author of Jarhead, grew up in Sacramento, Calif., and now lives in Santa Barbara with his wife and daughter. His second daughter is due to be born in the fall.

Anthony Swofford, B.A., English, '99

Anthony Swofford ’99, best known for his New York Times best-seller Jarhead, never wanted to write a memoir. Nonetheless, he has courageously struggled through two, with another possibly on its way. Read more