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…if you’re female, or female-presenting, or if you’re queer, or a person of color, we have made a lot of inroads in a lot of different fields, businesses, but we are in no way where we should be—where we deserve to be.”
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Check out Kelly Cherry’s review of Margo Berdeshevsky’s Before the Drought. An excerpt:
“[W]hat we get is brilliance, the voice dominant, the intelligence demanding, and, in this book by this writer, a whole-hearted recognition of the body, particularly the female body, in all its phases.”
Read the rest HERE.
Check out Peter Markus’s interview with Pamela Ryder at The Brooklyn Rail!
So to begin with, “What keeps me writing?” It’s the singleness of it—the separateness of writing—that is a reflection of how I see myself in the world: somehow not fitting in very well, and now, finally, getting older, not wishing it were any other way. 101 more words