- Eleanor Mammen
Eleanor Mammen was a Prison and Justice Writing intern at PEN America in the summer of 2019. She is currently a senior at Scripps College in Claremont, California, majoring in American studies. In her free time, she likes to write in her journal, read memoirs, hike, and cook.
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