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The Topeka School

by Ben Lerner

Hardcover, 282 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $27 |


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A popular high-school senior in 1997 Kansas elevates a loner classmate into the social scene with unexpected consequences, while his famous parents reckon with an abusive childhood and marital transgressions against a backdrop of New Right toxic masculinity.

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How High School Debate In 1990s Kansas Explains The Present: A Novel Argument

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