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Archives about Joanna Kenyon

“My obsessions have informed me greatly.” In conversation with Allison Gruber

Generally, when I visited Wedding Town, it was as a mere ambassador from Homoville—I wore dark suits that made me look more like someone about to deliver a PowerPoint presentation on mutual funds than a guest at a friend’s celebration. But Megan’s wedding would be different. As the Maid-of-Honor, I was practically the mayor of

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February 9, 2015

“The levels of the story seem to levitate.” In conversation with Lee Upton

It’s funny how I remember things. The tiny delicate-looking man in the bar in Malaysia—when we were always traveling somewhere after the baby died and before Gladys came along. That man approached us with such friendliness and courtesy. He was wandering around in the bar wearing a brown suit. “How good to see fellow countrymen,”

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September 22, 2014

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