Jar­rett Dapi­er is a for­mer assis­tant pub­lish­er at In These Times. Pre­vi­ous work for ITT includes inter­views with play­wright Christo­pher Shinn and Fugazi gui­tarist, Ian Mack­aye.  He cur­rent­ly works with teens at the Evanston Pub­lic Library where he runs a recy­cled drum­ming pro­gram and directs stage adap­ta­tions of young adult lit­er­a­ture. He lives in Evanston, IL.
Back to School in the Bronx
In Fire in the Ashes, Kozol returns to the Mott Haven section of the South Bronx—“the poorest congressional district in the nation.”
Young Adult Realism
Walter Dean Myers aims to mentor America’s black youth.
Atheism’s Unholy Trinity
A Playwright’s Traumatic Vision