“I saw that women don’t have to write about what men write about, or write what men think they want to read. I saw that women have whole areas of experience men don’t have—and that they’re worth writing and reading about.” —Ursula K. Le Guin
"To photograph is to hold one’s breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It’s at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy" — Henri Cartier-Bresson
Substitute "write" for "photograph".
"Satire is meant to ridicule power. If you are laughing at people who are hurting, it’s not satire, it’s bullying." — Terry Pratchett
Posthumous publication portends profit
"Zora Neale Hurston.
Has an unpublished book.
Not a novel.
An anthropological text about the last survivor of the transatlantic slave trade.
@HarperCollins is publishing it next year.
One more reason we’re excited to wish 2017 so long.
First Nellie, now Zora. Rich times for lit lovers!