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Jennine Capó Crucet

Jennine Capó Crucet
Monica McGivern

Jennine Capó Crucet is an author and contributing opinion writer for the New York Times. Her novel Make Your Home Among Strangers was a New York Times Editor’s Choice book, the winner of the 2016 International Latino Book Award, and was cited as a best book of the year by NBC Latino, the Guardian, and the Miami Herald; it has been adopted as an all-campus read at over twenty-five American universities. Her short stories have been honored with the Iowa Short Fiction Award, an O. Henry Prize, and other awards. Raised in Miami, Florida, she is an associate professor in the Department of English and the Institute for Ethnic Studies at the University of Nebraska.

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My Time Among the Whites

Jennine Capó Crucet
Picador
Picador

From the author of Make Your Home Among Strangers, essays on being an “accidental” American—an incisive look at the edges of identity for a woman of color in a society centered...

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Make Your Home Among Strangers

Jennine Capó Crucet
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Picador

A young, Cuban-American woman is accepted into an elite college right as her home life unravels.

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