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Anna Clark

Author Bios

Anna Clark

Anna Clark is a freelance writer who lives in Detroit. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The New Republic, Politico Magazine, The American Prospect, Columbia Journalism Review, Next City, Grantland, and other publications. She is the editor of A Detroit Anthology, the founder of Literary Detroit, and a founding board member of Write A House. She is on twitter at @annaleighclark.


News and Features

Bailouts saved the Big Three from collapsing, and Obama was in town on Labor Day to celebrate—but auto jobs alone won’t keep the city’s workers afloat.

An American nonprofit is offering HIV-positive Kenyan women $40 to use IUDs as long-term birth control—and women are taking them up on it. Is this the right way to prevent the transmission of HIV to children?

Marriage equality dominates the national conversation about LGBT rights, while basic battles against job and housing discrimination are still fierce. LGBT residents of Kalamazoo, Michigan, have new protections--but just how strong will they be?


Does higher education in America offer young women a ticket to the middle class—or entrench class divisions that are only getting...