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The United States of Newspapers

By posted at 11:00 am on January 17, 2014 1

American Short Fiction’s managing editor Jess Stoner is reading local newspapers from one state a week and reporting on the big headlines in a better attempt to understand America. As she puts it, “Not to snark, not to make fun of people from unincorporated towns who write letters to the editor, but to share with you a more complicated, less yell-y look at where we are, with the hopes of better understanding where we might be headed.” The first state is Alabama.





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One Response to “The United States of Newspapers”

  1. Philip Graham
    at 2:34 pm on January 17, 2014

    Thanks for the tip about this. It’s a lovely project, and I bookmarked it so I can check back regularly and follow the rest of the series.

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