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Leslie Jamison on Writing and Her Newest Essay Collection

We chatted with Leslie Jamison, author of the new essay collection MAKE IT SCREAM, MAKE IT BURN and other fiction and nonfiction works.

Susan Sontag, Leslie Jamison, and Me: Reading About Pain and #MeToo

Two women write about empathy and fetishizing the pain of women.

Exploring Genres: The Personal Essay

Maybe it’s just me, but the personal essay seems to be having a moment. Leslie Jamison’s The Empathy Exams is ...

10 Rad Female Authors to Read

In response to Donna Tartt’s well-deserved Pulitzer win for The Goldfinch, Time magazine posted an article listing 21 female authors ...