Brit Bennett

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Brit Bennett is the author of The Mothers _and The Vanishing Half_. She earned her MFA in fiction at the University of Michigan, where she won a Hopwood Award as well as a Hurston/Wright Award for College Writers. She is a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 honoree, and her essays have been featured in the New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, the Paris Review, and Jezebel.