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The best American magazine writing 2023 / edited by Sidney Holt for the American Society of Magazine Editors ; introduction by Natasha Pearlman.

Holt, Sid, (editor.). Pearlman, Natasha, (writer of introduction.). American Society of Magazine Editors, (other agent associated with work.).


"The Best American Magazine Writing 2023 offers a selection of outstanding journalism on timely topics, including inequalities and injustices pressuring families, especially mothers. Rozina Ali tells the story of a U.S. marine who unlawfully adopted an Afghan girl and her family's efforts to bring her home (New York Times Magazine). A Mother Jones exposé confronts the imprisonment of women for failing to protect their children from their abusive partners. "The Landlord and the Tenant" juxtaposes the lives of a poor single mother convicted for her children's deaths in a fire and the man who owned the fatal property (ProPublica with Milwaukee Journal Sentinel). Caitlin Dickerson investigates the history of the U.S. government's family-separation policy (The Atlantic). Jia Tolentino's New Yorker commentary considers abortion in a post-Roe world" -- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780231208925
  • ISBN: 0231208928
  • ISBN: 9780231208932
  • ISBN: 0231208936
  • Physical Description: xxii, 590 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2023.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction, / by Natasha Pearlman, executive editor, Glamour -- Acknowledgments -- The Battle for Baby L., / by Rozina Ali, New York Times Magazine -- She Never Hurt Her Kids. So Why Is a Mother Serving More Time Than the Man Who Abused Her Daughter?, / by Samantha Michaels, Mother Jones -- Aristocrat Inc., / by Natalie So, The Believer -- Monuments to the Unthinkable, / by Clint Smith, The Atlantic -- The Landlord and the Tenant, / by Raquel Rutledge and Ken Armstrong, ProPublica and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- Death Sentence, / by Nicholas Florko, Stat -- The Time to Pass Paid Leave Is Now, / by Natasha Pearlman, Glamour -- A Post-Roe Threat and The Post-Roe Era and Is Abortion Sacred?, / by Jia Tolentino, New Yorker -- We Need to Take Away Children, / by Caitlin Dickerson, The Atlantic -- The Militiamen, the Governor, and the Kidnapping That Wasn't, / by Chris Heath, Esquire -- How a Nepo Baby Is Born, / by Nate Jones, New York -- Tinder Hearted, / by Allison P. Davis, New York -- Acid Church, / by Courtney Desiree Morris, Stranger's Guide -- "She's Capital!", / by Namwali Serpell, New York Review of Books -- Viola Davis, Inside Out, / by Jazmine Hughes, New York Times Magazine -- Light and Shadow, / by Raffi Khatchadourian, New Yorker -- Winter Term, / by Michelle de Kretser, Paris Review -- Untold, / by Tom Junod and Paula Lavigne, ESPN Digital.
Subject: American prose literature > 21st century > Periodicals.
Journalism > Awards > United States > Periodicals.
Prose américaine > 21e siècle > Périodiques.
American prose literature.
Journalism > Awards.
United States.
Genre: periodicals.

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