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Leslie Jamison

Leslie Jamison grew up in Los Angeles. Educated at Harvard College and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, she has also worked as an innkeeper in California, a schoolteacher in Nicaragua, and an office temp in Manhattan. She is the author of the novel The Gin Closet, published in 2010 and the essay collection The Empathy Exams, published in 2015.