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Paul Clemens

PAUL CLEMENS was born in 1973 and raised on Detroit’s East Side. His work has appeared in the New York Times and the New York Times Magazine. His book Made in Detroit (Doubleday, 2005) was a 2005 New York Times Book Review Notable Book. He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Whiting Writers' Award.

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Made in Detroit
Written by Paul Clemens
Anchor | Trade Paperback | October 2006
$15.95/17.50(Canada) | 978-1-4000-7596-6 (1-4000-7596-3)

A New York Times Notable BookA powerfully candid memoir about growing up white in Detroit and the conflicted point of view it produced.

Raised in Detroit during the ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s, Paul Clemens saw his family growing steadily isolated from its surroundings: white in a predominately black city, Catholic in an... Read more






Punching Out
Written by Paul Clemens
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 2012
$15.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-7679-2693-5 (0-7679-2693-5)

An elegy—angry, funny, and powerfully detailed—about the slow death of a Detroit auto plant and an American way of life.

How does a country dismantle a century’s worth of its industrial heritage? To answer that question, Paul Clemens investigates the 2006 closing of one of America’s most potent symbols: a Detroit... Read more





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