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Jesse Dukes

Jesse Dukes is an independent writer and documentary maker.

He studied radio at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, worked for With Good Reason at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, and is a principal at Big Shed. Last year, his essay "Consider the Lobstermen" was selected as one of Byliner.Com's 101 Spectacular Nonfiction Stories. Dukes' multimedia work for the Virginia Quarterly Review has been recognized with a National Magazine Award (with Elliott Woods) and an Overseas Press Club Award (with Maisie Crow).