Jesmyn Ward

Jesmyn Ward received her MFA from the University of Michigan and was a recipient of a Stegner Fellowship, a John and Renee Grisham Writers Residency, and the Strauss Living Prize. She is currently an associate professor of creative writing at Tulane University and author of the novels Where the Line Bleeds and Salvage the Bones, which won the 2011 National Book Award. She is also the author of the memoir, Men We Reaped, which was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and won the Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize and the Media for a Just Society Award. She lives in Mississippi.

Books by this Author

Where the Line Bleeds
Sing, Unburied, Sing
The Fire This Time

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GREENLIGHT BOOKSTORE
686 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
SEP 5
BOOKSTALL
@Evanston Township High School
Winnetka, IL 60093
SEP 13
BARNES & NOBLE
#2884 - Dallas
Talk/Q&A/Signing
7700 West Northwest Hwy
Dallas, TX 75225
SEP 14
BOOKSMITH
in conversation w/Julia Scheeres
1644 Haight St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
SEP 20

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