Leslie Jamison is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Make it Scream, Make it Burn, The Recovering, and The Empathy Exams, and the novel The Gin Closet. She is a contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine, and her work has appeared in publications including The Atlantic, Harper’s, The New York Times Book Review, and Virginia Quarterly Review.

Published Works

Make It Scream, Make It Burn: Essays
The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath
The Empathy Exams: Essays


SHELF LIFE: Digital Museum of Broken Relationships with Leslie Jamison and Friends

In celebration of the paperback launch of Make it Scream, Make it Burn, join Leslie Jamison for an event built around one of her collected essays, “Museum of Broken Hearts.” …

November 12, 2020 | 12PM – 1PM

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