Alexis Okeowo

Fall 2018

Alexis Okeowo is on hiatus from The New Yorker. She will work on a book that goes beyond the black-white divide to explore the nuances and complexities of race, gender, class, immigration status, and political power in Alabama, a state that she argues has been the most prominent stage for the best and the worst results of the American experiment.


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