Lorene Cary is an author and social activist. She has written three novels, The Price of a Child, Pride, and If Sons, Then Heirs, and a memoir, Black Ice. She founded Art Sanctuary, an African-American arts and letters organization that provides opportunities and resources for the Philadelphia community. Cary holds a BA and MA from the University of Pennsylvania, and an MA in Victorian literature from Sussex University. She is currently a senior lecturer of creative writing at the University of Pennsylvania.
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