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Julia McKenzie Munemo

Julia McKenzie Munemo earned a master’s degree in education from Harvard University and an MFA in creative nonfiction from the Stonecoast Program at the University of Southern Maine, and worked in educational publishing for the decades in between. She lives in Williamstown, Massachusetts, with her husband and two sons.

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Listed in: Creative Nonfiction · Trade Nonfiction · Memoir

Cover of 'The Book Keeper'

The Book Keeper
A Memoir of Race, Love, and Legacy
By Julia McKenzie Munemo

Decades after Julia McKenzie Munemo’s father died, she learned that he wrote interracial pornography. She hid the stack of his old paperbacks from her Zimbabwean husband, their mixed-race children, and herself before realizing her obligation to understand her racial legacy.

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