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Jennifer Percy

Jennifer Percy is a National Magazine Award winning journalist and a contributing writer at the New York Times Magazine. She is the author of the nonfiction book Demon Camp which was a New York Times Notable Book and a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers pick.  She has received grants and honors from the National Endowment for the Arts Foundation, the Macdowell Colony, Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, as well as a Truman Capote Fellowship at the Iowa Writers' Workshop and an Iowa Arts Fellowship at University of Iowa's Nonfiction Writing Program. Her work has taken her to places like Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq, and Japan, and she was recognized by the Livingston Foundation in the category of international reporting for "Journalists under 35."  Her articles have been widely published in magazines like Harper's, The New York Times, Esquire, The New Republic, and elsewhere.