Ad Policy

Jennifer Egan

Jennifer Egan is the Pulitzer Prize–winning author 
of A Visit From the Goon Squad.

  • SportsJuly 27, 2011

    On Monica Seles

    The collective resentment of Monica Seles was an expression of our cultural discomfort with a kind of overt female aggression that seems to revel in itself.

    Jennifer Egan

  • GovernmentDecember 2, 2004

    False Promises

    In American Dream, his masterful new book about welfare reform, Jason DeParle brings together two groups of people who rarely seem to meet: welfare policy-makers and welfare recipients.

    Jennifer Egan

  • Prison Without Walls

    Our nation’s two-decade spree of building prisons and sentencing even nonviolent criminals to long spells inside them has produced a staggering number of incarcerated people in America–more than

    Jennifer Egan

  • FictionOctober 9, 2003

    La Japonaise

    With each last reverberation from the world of 1960s and ’70s radicalism–the recent parole of Kathy Boudin, for example, a member of the Weather Underground who served twenty-two years in pris

    Jennifer Egan

  • The stakes are higher now than ever. Get The Nation in your inbox.