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Jared Yates Sexton

Jared Yates Sexton is the author of "The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore." He is a contributing political writer at Salon, and his political writing has appeared in The New York Times, The New Republic, and elsewhere. Sexton is also the author of three collections of fiction and a crime novel, and is an associate professor of creative writing at Georgia Southern University. His new book "The Man They Wanted Me To Be" was just released by Counterpoint Press.