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Summer reading has a fraught history. But if there was ever a time to delight in escapism, it’s now.

As soon as people discovered the pleasures of a diverting novel, some starchy scold swooped in to make them feel bad. Continue reading at 'The Washington Post'

[ The Washington Post | 2020-05-27 12:00:00 UTC ]
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The Cover of My Face

A trans author reflects on the fraught history of trans women’s memoir covers, and why she didn’t want her likeness on her own. Continue reading at 'Guernica'

[ Guernica | 2020-03-10 12:00:35 UTC ]
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Lit Hub Weekly: October 21 – 25, 2019

Duras’s body of work is a reminder that it’s okay to press send, to publish your drafts.” On Marguerite Duras, proto-internet essayist. | Lit Hub Memoir “Space flight is not being powered by people doing reasonable things.” Peter Ward explores the fraught history (and inevitable future) of space... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2019-10-26 10:30:56 UTC ]
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