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September 16 - 23

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Alissa Quart

Alissa Quart is the executive editor of the journalism organization the Economic Hardship Reporting Project. She is the author of three nonfiction books—Branded, Hothouse Kids, and Republic of Outsiders—and the forthcoming book, Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America. She writes the “Outclassed” column for The Guardian, and she writes regularly for the New York Times, The Nation, and The Atlantic. Quart won the 2017 Los Angeles Press Club Award for commentary, as well as Columbia University Journalism School’s 2018 Alumna of the Year Award.

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