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Alexandra Styron

Alexandra Styron is the author of Steal This Country: A Handbook for Resistance, Persistence, and Fixing Almost Everything, a guidebook for teens on how to resist and rebuild in contemporary America, inspired by Abbie Hoffman’s seminal Steal This Book. Steal This Country was preceded by her 2001 novel, All the Finest Girls, and her 2011 memoir, Reading My Father, about growing up with her famous writer father, William Styron. Her work has also been published in the New Yorker, the New York Times, Vanity Fair, the Financial Times, and the Wall Street Journal. She teaches memoir writing in the MFA program at Hunter College. 

Kirkus Review of Steal This Country

Reading My Father excerpt in the New Yorker

My Presenters Sessions

Saturday, October 13