This copy of "Evicted" has been SIGNED by Matthew Desmond on the title page! Desmond was awarded a Harvey Fellowship in 2006 and a MacArthur Fellowship in 2015. He won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, the 2017 PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award, and the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Award for his work about poverty, "Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City." His 2017 Pulitzer Prize citation read, "For a deeply researched exposť that showed how mass evictions after the 2008 economic crash were less a consequence than a cause of poverty." He had also been Awarded a MacArthur "Genius" Award. Currently teaching at Princeton University.