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Write what you know. But, what exactly do we know?

Over the last academic year, I’ve met with a variety of students–8th graders to college kids–to talk about the craft of memoir writing. The invites have come because I’m currently working on a memoir about two years I spent in … Continue reading

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The NYT Sunday Book Review Weighs In!

Linda Sue Park reviews A Girl Called Problem and The Vine Basket┬áby Josanne La Valley in the New York Times Sunday Book Review. Park discusses point of view and some of the challenges of providing exposition for unfamiliar cultural contexts … Continue reading

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