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Margo Jefferson is a writing professor at Columbia University. In 1994, she won a Pulitzer Prize for Criticism for her work at The New York Times. Michael Lionstar/Pantheon hide caption

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Privilege And Pressure: A Memoir Of Growing Up Black And Elite In 'Negroland'

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