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Stephanie Skaff

STEPHANIE SKAFF is a writer and performing artist with an MFA in Fiction Writing from Hunter College. She works as Development and Outreach Associate at the Brooklyn Rail.

White Noise: Gun Deaths in the Background

Learning about gun violence in the United States means learning about a daunting network of interconnected problems: segregation, inequality, fear and corruption in government and our criminal justice system, lack of quality public education, and the power of corporate interests over civil rights.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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