James Keenan is an author, researcher, and field investigator. He has authored eight fictional books that have science fiction or paranormal components to them. James began his writing career after spending over twenty years in law enforcement and private investigations. His most recent book, The Giant and the Golden Underworld, was written to introduce teenagers and young adults to the folklore and mythology surrounding Northeastern Utah, which happens to be home to Skinwalker Ranch.
James has a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara. His main curriculum was anthropology and archaeology. He has conducted archaeological field work at locations where Mesoamerican cultures flourished. His research on petroglyphs in the state of Utah led him to begin investigating the connection between the rock art and Skinwalker Ranch.
James continues to explore subject matter dealing with the paranormal and ufology. He has come to believe that the paranormal, ufology, and ancient forgotten knowledge may be connected in certain aspects. He has been a guest on numerous television, podcast, and radio shows. James has appeared at various conferences to present his findings to the public. He has recently appeared on the History Channel series, The Secret of Skinwalker Ranch.