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Leah Hager Cohen

October 19, Copley Square
Leah Hager Cohen is the author of six novels and five nonfiction works. Her work has been shortlisted for the Orange Prize and the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award and was a finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize. Cohen is the Barrett Professor of Creative Writing at the College of the Holy Cross. Her latest novel is Strangers and Cousins, which a starred Publishers Weekly review praised for being “captivating and lyrical.”