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Hettie Jones

Hettie Jones is the author of numerous books, including her memoir of the Beat scene How I Became Hettie Jones ; the poetry collection Drive ; and the young adult Big Star Fallin' Mama: Five Women in Black Music . She has published in many newspapers and magazines, including the Village Voice , Global City Review , and Ploughshares . She currently teaches in the Graduate Writing Program at The New School, the 92nd Street Y, and the Lower Eastside Girls Club, and she previously taught at several...See more