Meghan Daum
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Meghan Daum

Meghan Daum is the author, most recently, of the essay collection The Unspeakable: And Other Subjects of Discussion. Her other books include the essay collection My Misspent Youth, the novel The Quality of Life Report, and Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived In That House, a memoir. Since 2005, Meghan has been an opinion columnist for The Los Angeles Times, writing on political, cultural, and social affairs. She has contributed to public radio's Morning Edition, Marketplace, and This American Life, and has written for numerous publications, including The New Yorker, Harper's Magazine, GQ, Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, and The New York Times Magazine. She lives in Los Angeles.

Learn more about Meghan at www.meghandaum.com.

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    • And Other Subjects of Discussion
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    • Narrated by: Meghan Daum
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
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    • My Misspent Youth

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    • Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived in That House

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