Jessica Stern

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Jessica on WHYY Radio

In Denial, Interview, News on June 22, 2010 at 6:24 pm

Listen to Jessica discuss her latest book Denial, PTSD, and terrorism on WHYY Radio, aired on June 21.

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Book Pick of the Month

In Denial, News on June 22, 2010 at 5:03 pm

The Survivor’s Club selects Denial as Book Pick of the Month. Read this Survivors Club Exclusive from Jessica.

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Jessica’s interest in terrorism is rooted to own terror

In Denial, News on June 22, 2010 at 4:39 pm

The Chronicle of Higher Education explores the reason behind Jessica Stern’s interest in terrorism and finds out how deeply connected it is to her own experience of terror, which is retold in her latest book, Denial: A Memoir of Terror.

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Why terror “fascinates” Jessica

In News, Op-Ed on June 21, 2010 at 2:02 am

Jessica writes on the Washington Post (June 20, 2010) about how the terror of her past helped her understand terrorism now.

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Must read non-fiction

In News, Review on June 17, 2010 at 9:51 pm

Vogue’s July 2010 issue names Jessica Stern’s Denial this month’s must-read non-fiction.

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Police work helps solve crime

In News on June 16, 2010 at 9:59 pm

Concord Patch ventures into the police work that helped close the long-unsolved crime that is narrated in Denial: A Memoir of Terror.

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Functions and Dangers of Denial

In News, Review on June 14, 2010 at 11:21 pm

Patricia Wilcox, Vice President of Strategic Development at Klingberg Family Centers in New Britain, Connecticut did a review about DENIAL, saying, “It gives us a rare opportunity to experience from the inside the complexity of multiple layers of traumatic experiences and how they affect relationships with family, friends and partners; influence job choice and performance; and infiltrate every part of life. In addition it clearly demonstrates the function and danger of denial.”

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ELLE’s Review

In News, Review on June 14, 2010 at 9:46 pm

ELLE Magazine’s Feature Review (July 2010) says of DENIAL, “That kind of stubborn psychic denial is something Stern herself faced in writing this stunningly brave book.”

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Three Questions with Jessica

In Denial, Interview, News on June 11, 2010 at 11:12 pm

Jessica sat down with journalist Patrick Ball and answered his three questions about the past, facing fears, and the book “Denial: A Memoir of Terror.” Read the article from The Concord Journal.

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American Jihadist, the Movie

In News on May 12, 2010 at 5:35 pm

Jessica made an appearance in “American Jihadist,” winner of the Grand Jury Award Best Documentary 2010 Slamdance Film Festival. Read the review from Box Office magazine.

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