Roxane Gay is Spelled With One "N": The Things We Carry

roxanegay:

I read this article, Journalism is not Narcissism, at Gawker, of all publications, and I understand the impetus behind the writing. I agree with many of the points being made (I can’t tell you how often I’m asked if I’m going to write a memoir). I also can’t help but think what a privilege it…

If you read that, read this.

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    This one too. "Necessity is also true of what we write. There is a proliferation of first person narratives because our...
  3. caliazuk reblogged this from roxanegay and added:
    Love this. I love the complicated nature of first person/personal narratives and the politics of who may be being...
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    If you read that, read this.
  8. jaimieteek reblogged this from roxanegay and added:
    I really like this, but I’m wondering if you mean “first person” as in someone telling their own story (assumedly in the...