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BOYMOM (forthcoming June 2024) / America the Anxious

America the Anxious

In America the Anxious, Ruth Whippman embarks on an uproarious pilgrimage to explore the American happiness machine, tackling both the ridiculous and the sublime. In doing so she uncovers  the darker forces in the mix and the damaging narratives we tell about human wellbeing.

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BOYMOM, Reimagining Boyhood in the Age of Impossible Masculinity

Blending cultural criticism, memoir, and reporting from the frontlines of contemporary American boyhood, this is a humorous and heartbreaking deep dive into the complexities of raising boys in our fraught political moment.

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