Morgan Jerkins

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Morgan Jerkins is a writer and Associate Editor at Catapult.co.  Her work has been featured in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Elle, Rolling Stone, and BuzzFeed, among many others. Her debut essay collection, This Will Be My Undoing, is forthcoming in 2018 from Harper Perennial.

Stories

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Tuesday Reads from Around the Web

Stories from BuzzFeed, The New Yorker, and Narratively

May 17, 2016
Cover Photo: Devyn Park
Tuesday Reads from Around the Web

Stories from The Atlantic, The New Yorker, and Narratively

May 10, 2016
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Fire Jobs Friday!

Opportunities at VICE, EspnW, The Nation, and Literary Hub, and more.

May 06, 2016
Cover Photo: Illustration by Molly Mendoza
Today’s Reading List

Mothers, cities and safety, artistry and violence, from Hazlitt, Lenny Letter, and Literary Hub.

May 05, 2016
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Writer Spotlight: Brandon Taylor

“I write about love and intimacy because love and intimacy are things that do not come easily to me.”

Apr 22, 2016
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Fire Jobs Friday!

Because publishing and media jobs are hard to come by . . .

Apr 15, 2016
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Fire Jobs Friday!

Because publishing and media jobs are hard to come by . . .

Apr 08, 2016
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A Love Letter to Harlem

Learning to belong in my neighborhood.

Feb 03, 2016
Cover Photo: Craig Sunter
A Hunger for Men’s Eyes

“Their eyes peeled off my clothes.”

Oct 02, 2015