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Abigail Pesta

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Freelance Journalist — Freelance

Coauthor of HOW DARE THE SUN RISE, which The New York Times calls a "gut-wrenching, poetic memoir." Award-winning journalist. Overseas Press Club officer.

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Abigail Pesta is an award-winning journalist and author who has lived and worked around the world, from London to Hong Kong. She is the coauthor of HOW DARE THE SUN RISE (HarperCollins, May 2017). Her investigative and feature reporting has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan, The N...

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@AbigailPesta — 1,937 followers, 3,401 tweets

Jun 20, 2017

RT @JessePesta: How fun is this--one of the portraits I shot of Sandra Uwiringiyimana shows up in Town & Country this month!…

Jun 20, 2017

Pick up the June issue of @TandCmag for this lovely piece on @sandras_story and her important work. With a cool portrait by @JessePesta. https://t.co/IYsVSo0YNN

Jun 20, 2017

RT @opcofamerica: Devastating piece from OPC Treasurer @AbigailPesta with Nigerian teen girls describing escape from Boko Haram  http://ow.ly/j4ZV30cKzmb 

Jun 19, 2017

Video: Two brave young women tell me about their harrowing escape from Boko Haram—and their graduation in Oregon:  http://people.com/pen/00000158-3295-d6e5-a15b-f79d34930000/0000015c-a43c-de0b-ad5c-ec7c33360000/ 

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