Visiting Author Jared Sexton

    Location: Center Hall: 216 Classroom
    Date: 11/19/19
    Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM

    Description:

    JARED YATES SEXTON an Indiana native, is the author of The Man They Wanted Me to Be: Toxic Masculinity and a Crisis of Our Own Making. His political writing has appeared in The New York TimesThe New Republic, and elsewhere. Sexton is an associate professor of creative writing at Georgia Southern University.

     

    "Jared Yates Sexton lays bare some of the most painful elements of his own past to illuminate the truth hiding in plain daylight?that American men struggling to live up to false masculine expectations are fighting a secret war with themselves and the world. Every man will immediately understand in his gut what Sexton is saying. The question is whether he will run away, or have the courage to act upon it.”?Tom Zoellner, author of Train and Uranium

    Ticket Information: free and open to the public

    For more information please contact:
    Violet Benge
    765.361.6290
    bengev@wabash.edu
    Event ID:44786