Sarah Smarsh


Sarah Smarshis a journalist who has reported forThe New York Times, The Guardian, and many other publications. Her first book, Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth, was a finalist for the National Book Award.A 2018 research fellow at Harvard Universitys Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, Smarshis a frequent speaker and commentator on economic inequality.She lives in Kansas.