Roxane Gay writes about "what it means to be Haitian" in her acclaimed collection of fiction and nonfiction stories, Ayiti.
Daphne Merkin began her career as a critic, but it is her fiction and frank personal essays on everything from spanking to depression that won her fame.
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For more than 20 years, award-winning journalist Kristal Brent Zook has reported on health, education, culture, politics, race, gender, and the environment.
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