"I’m conscious of issues of authority and appropriation and making claims on things I don’t have a right to, so when writing about actual historical persons, I feel a bit less comfortable adopting the 'I'—their 'I.'"
"What I can tell you is that when Bush left and the Obama people came in, they brought lots of intellectuals...suddenly guys were coming in looking for philosophy and fiction. Under Bush it was mostly women buying books, and the men would come in and pose."
Calling all contributors, readers and friends! Come find us at the book fair or stop by Baby Wale on Friday, February 10 from 5-7PM. We'll be celebrating the upcoming launch of our second issue and buying drinks!