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Sterling K. Brown: "I Had to Let Go of Who I Was, in Order to Become Who I Am"

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Photo of Sterling K. Brown delivering his commencement speech at Stanford University on June 17, 2018 courtesy of L.A. Cicero/Stanford University.

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A longtime word nerd and bookworm, Stav studied history and dance at Stanford and later journalism at Columbia. Before joining The Muse, Stav was a staff writer at Newsweek, where she wrote about everything from Nazi hunters to Chinese adoptees to Good Girls Revolt, the real story and fictionalized TV show about a 1970 gender discrimination case at the magazine. She prefers sunshine and tolerates winters grudgingly.

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