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Jesmyn Ward

Jesmyn Ward

Tony Cook

Jesmyn Ward received her M.F.A from the University of Michigan and has been a Stegner Fellow at ...
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SARAH FRISCH

Art Sussman

SARAH FRISCH

Sarah Frisch is a recent Wallace Stegner Fellow and current Jones Lecturer at Stanford University. ...
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Previous Booktalks by Jesmyn Ward

November 4, 2013

Men We Reaped

Pass Christian Books

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Men We Reaped

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: ...
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