Deborah Fallows

Deborah Fallows is a contributing writer for The Atlantic and the author of Dreaming in Chinese.

The Flying Housewife

50 years ago, Jerrie Mock became the first woman to fly solo around the world.

Students From Mississippi Write About Their State

"MSMS is often referred to as the most diverse square mile in the state of Mississippi, alluding to academic interests, ethnicities, belief systems, aspirations, and much more," a high school senior writes. "It's true."