*Will have cross-promotion on Salon magazine's website like other Hot Books titles, and access to Salon's audience of 17.6 million monthly unique visitors*Immigration and veterans are two of the most important and perennially controversial topics in 21st century American politics and this book addresses both, leaving open the opportunity to partner with advocacy organizations and issue groups that work in these areas*Author is a longtime journalist who has written for numerous outlets, including the Virginia Quarterly Review, Guernica, and McSweeney's. His work has been frequently anthologized and has been featured or profiled in the Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, and on NPR. It has also been nominated for multiple awards including a Pushcart, and Malcolm is the recipient of a National Magazine award, the Studs Terkel Prize, and a Sigma Delta Chi Award.
J. Malcolm Garcia is a freelance journalist and the author of The Khaarijee: A Chronicle of Friendship and War in Kabul and What Wars Leave Behind: The Faceless and the Forgotten. He is a recipient of the Studs Terkel Prize for writing about the working classes and the Sigma Delta Chi Award for excellence in journalism. His work has been anthologized in Best American Travel Writing, Best American Essays, and Best American Nonrequired Reading.