This week on Sree’s Sunday #NYTReadalong: Andrea Elliott, Pulitzer-prize winning investigative reporter for The New York Times who has documented the lives of poor Americans, Muslim immigrants and other people on the margins of power.
She is the author of Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City. Invisible Child follows eight dramatic years in the life of Dasani Coates, tracing the passage of Dasani’s ancestors from slavery to the Great Migration north.
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By the time Dasani comes of age, New York City’s homeless crisis is exploding. Andrea’s reporting on Dasani, which led to the book, won a 2014 George Polk award.
In 2007 her series, “An Imam in America,” was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for feature writing.
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