Allison, Dorothy. Bastard Out of Carolina. 1992. New York: Penguin Books, 2016.
I had heard of this novel before, but did not become interested in it until I recently read Ann Cvetkovich’s discussion of it in… 189 more words
J’avais vu passer le hashtag #AuFilDesAutrices lancé par @miroslavazetkin (cf. son très bon article sur pourquoi il est important d’utiliser le mot autrice), pile dans la période où j’enchaînais les romans écrits par des femmes. 2,363 more words
In eighth grade I first began to make a studied, conscious effort at enunciation, to pronounce the g at the end of going, or fixing, while at the same time avoiding “fixing” when I meant “about to,” as in, “I’m fixing to go to the store.” I did not want to sound poor or uneducated. 924 more words