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Jesmyn Ward received her M.F.A from the University of Michigan and has been a Stegner Fellow at ...
Sarah Frisch is a recent Wallace Stegner Fellow and current Jones Lecturer at Stanford University. ...
Previous Booktalks by Jesmyn Ward
November 4, 2013
Men We Reaped
Pass Christian Books
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In five years, Jesmyn Ward lost five young men in her life—to drugs, accidents, suicide, and the bad luck that can follow people who live in poverty, particularly black men. Dealing with these losses, one after another, made Jesmyn ask the question: ...