NEWS: Ward Receives MacArthur Genius Award

Jesmyn Ward joins the 2017 cohort of Macarthur geniuses: "Jesmyn Ward is a fiction writer exploring the bonds of community and familial love among poor African Americans in the rural South. She is the author of three novels and a memoir, all set in the Gulf Coast region of her native Mississippi and centered on … Continue reading NEWS: Ward Receives MacArthur Genius Award