Journalist & Author
IN VINO DUPLICITAS
"AN ENGROSSING ACCOUNT OF WINE FRAUD AND FORGERY."
WALL STREET JOURNAL
Interview on WYNC's Leonard Lopate Show
Thursday September 14 | 6-8 PM
Peter Hellman was interviewed on August 7, 2017 on the Leonard Lopate Show for the segment "Exploring The Biggest Con in Wine History." Listen to the recording below.
About peter hellman
Peter is a New York-based wine journalist and best-selling author. His writing has appeared in Wine Spectator, The Wall Street Journal, New York Post, New York Times, New York Sun and others. Books include bestselling Chief!: Classic Cases from the Files of the Chief of Detectives and When Courage Was Stronger than Fear. Magazine journalism highlights include the first major profile in the American press (New York Times) of Serge and Beate Klarsfeld and their search for justice for Nazi victims in France; and the real estate cloak-and-dagger story of the Manhattan assemblage of the Citicorp Center (New York Magazine). Peter started writing about Rudy Kurniawan in 2008 and has covered the story ever since. He has two adult children and lives with his wife, Susan, in New York City.
journalism - recent work
The Crusade Against Counterfeits
FBI - Open the Door!
New York Post
Are Celebrity Wine-Makers Destroying an Ancient Art?
In Vino Duplicitas
When Courage Was Stronger Than Fear
Shaping the Skyline
The Chappaqua Library
Wednesday July 26 | 7 PM
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Peter will be a featured author at Broward Public Library Foundation's Literary Feast. Click here for more information.
Sat. Feb 2 | 6:00 PM | 801 Seabreeze Blvd