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“I think about what kinds of experiences I want my readers to have.” A conversation with Leslie Jamison

Sarah Marshall: I first got ahold of Leslie Jamison’s┬áThe Empathy Exams (Graywolf Press, 2014) courtesy of my best friend from high school, who sent it to me as a birthday present earlier this year. “Happy birthday,” the card read, “to the woman who taught me to empathize with others.” Really, I had taught her, by

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July 7, 2014

Leslie Jamison’s The Gin Closet

This episode features Leslie Jamison’s debut novel, The Gin Closet, published by Free Press in 2010. The Iowa Review says Jamison’s writing will make readers “wildly uncomfortable, shifty, restless, but unable to look away.” Listen here… PURCHASE THE GIN CLOSET HERE About Leslie Jamison: Leslie Jamison grew up in Los Angeles. Educated at Harvard┬áCollege and

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September 30, 2011

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