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Lauren Kay Johnson

April 2, 2023

In her new book, The Fine Art of War author, Lauren Kay Johnson  recounts a powerful coming-of-age narrative against the backdrop of war. From a child’s perspective of watching her mother leave and return home to a hero’s welcome to that of a young idealist volunteering to deploy to Afghanistan who, war-worn, eventually questions her place in the war, the military, and her family history—and their place within her.

Tune in this week when Al is joined by Lauren Kay Johnson.