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Roxane Gay

12 Books By Influential Women That You Have to Read This Year

At the beginning of every year, we hear about the most anticipated books to come in the months ahead, and this year's list of upcoming publications has not disappointed. Read More »

Roxane Gay On Writing "Difficult Women" and Her Outlook On 2017

The title story from "Difficult Women," Roxane Gay's new collection of short fiction, is a misogynist's taxonomy of the opposite sex. On the narrator's short list: loose women, frigid women, crazy women, mothers, and, finally, dead girls, the most alluring of all. Read More »

Roxane Gay Makes History as the First Black Female Lead Writer for Marvel

Known for her exquisite New York Times stories and celebrated novels, including "An Untamed State" and "Bad Feminist," Roxane Gay continues to knock down barriers in the literacy world. Read More »