Posts Tagged: Marina Keegan

What to Read When You Want to Go to College

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College is a rite of passage for many young people, and it’s also a part of the American Dream for many families. Here is a list of books that tackle those fraught four years.

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The Microphone on the Radio Tower

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Marina Keegan died in a car accident just five days after she graduated from Yale University. But her writing lives on, and lends an empathetic voice to the often tedious discussions of millennials. From her posthumous essay, “Song for the special,” in Salon: Every generation thinks it’s special — my grandparents because they remember World War […]

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Remembering Marina Keegan

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A little over a year ago, Marina Keegan gained her undergraduate degree from Yale University. Five days later, she died in a car accident. Keegan was carving out a path for herself as a writer and an activist, with her work appearing in the New York Times and the New Yorker. One of the last […]

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