January 2018: Utopia
Writer Roxane Gay on bodies, ambition, and fighting loneliness.
This week, there have been at least two police-related killings of black men in the U.S.
There is so much more to become.
Learning a language, performing poetry, and maybe learning to dance.
Counting down the days.
Plus: coming of age books for girls, the problem with “quirky,” and haute couture fashion for daysss.
Writers’ thoughts on writer’s block.
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