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Abigail Pesta

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Freelance Journalist — Freelance

Coauthor of HOW DARE THE SUN RISE, a "gut-wrenching, poetic memoir," according to The New York Times. 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 — 2,065 followers, 3,720 tweets

Nov 19, 2017

RT @JessePesta: Cool. London's Sunday Times Magazine reprints @AbigailPesta’s “The Convert”—the tale of a young jihadi in Texas who…

Nov 19, 2017

“I felt like I was in a horror movie that wasn’t ending.” My profile of a jihadi who de-radicalized herself in Texas, in the Sunday Times Magazine, via @TexasMonthly: https://t.co/eoCfJvnEHB @TheSTMagazine @thetimes @timtaliaferro @ContrarianDave

Nov 15, 2017

"You are the 'enemy of the people.' Yeah, just the bad people," Meryl Streep tells journalists at the CPJ Awards. @pressfreedom

Nov 15, 2017

Congratulations to @JessePesta, the new deputy editor of the New York Times' Climate team! They're lucky to get you, Jesse! @nytimes https://t.co/TR2Erp0aN8

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