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    Dear America: Reflections on Race

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    HoosierLit

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Dear America: Reflections on Race is now available!

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On November 30, The Geeky Press will host a Book(s) Release Party for HoosierLit (Fall 2017) and Dear America: Reflections on Race. Join us!

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Dear America: Reflections on Gender and Bad Jobs & Bullshit, Vol. 2: Summer Jobs

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