Author Biography

Charisse Jones is co-author of “Shifting: The Double Lives of Black Women in America,’’ which won the 2004 American Book Award. Her other works include “Life in Motion,’’ ballerina Misty Copeland’s New York Times bestselling memoir, and “Unlocking The Truth.’’ Jones, a veteran journalist, is a former staff writer for the New York Times and was part of the team to win the Los Angeles Times a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the L.A. riots.



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