The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories by Marina Keegan, Anne Fadiman (Introduction)
Overview: The moment New York Times blockbuster and distributed marvel: Marina Keegan’s post mortem gathering of grant winning articles and stories “shimmers with ability, mankind, and youth” (O, The Oprah Magazine).
Marina Keegan’s star was on the ascent when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be delivered at the New York Fringe Festival and work sitting tight for her at The New Yorker. Lamentably, five days after graduation, Marina passed on in an auto accident.