Posts Tagged: Marina Keegan

What to Read When You Want to Go to College


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. ...more

The Microphone on the Radio Tower


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 II, my parents because of discos and the moon.