Lois Leveen

Lois Leveen holds degrees in history and literature from Harvard, the University of Southern California, and UCLA.  Her work has appeared in African American Review, African American Writers, Bitch, The Huffington Post, MELUS, the New York Times, and on NPR.  Her novel The Secrets of Mary Bowser (HarperCollins/William Morrow) is based on the true story of a former slave who became a Union spy in the Confederate White House.

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“Light, Paper, Process” at the Getty
“Light, Paper, Process” at the Getty
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An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
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Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann
Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann

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Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
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Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
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Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium
Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium