A List of Books for [Most] Men [Who] Don’t Read [Enough] Books By Women
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A List of Books for [Most] Men [Who] Don’t Read [Enough] Books By Women

Today a friend shared the article – “Why Don’t Men Read Books by Women?” – from Feministing.com, and it got me thinking the same thing I’ve always thought – “Well, that’s surely generalizing, but ya, I can buy that Most Men Don’t Read Enough Books By Women.” There were two points in particular that caught … Continue reading

IS NOTHING SACRED? (The Answer is No): The Reality Show for Novelists
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IS NOTHING SACRED? (The Answer is No): The Reality Show for Novelists

It was only a matter of time before the novel found itself couched in the histrionic lowbrow of reality television. There’s a reality show—no, multiple reality shows (!)—about storage units, so the fact that it’s taken this long for the novel to find a visual platform is more a testament to the form’s antagonism towards … Continue reading

The Grapes of Wrath and this Super Shitty Week in American Culture
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The Grapes of Wrath and this Super Shitty Week in American Culture

It’s been a pretty messed up week in America. Legally, a grown man shot a boy and walked free. In Texas, Senate deputies confiscated tampons from women’s purses in a public “debate” on abortion laws. A major American city declared bankruptcy. We completely forgot that the NSA is collecting an archive of every single thing … Continue reading