In this week’s episode, I talk with Vanessa Blakeslee about Virginia Woolf’s “Modern Fiction” and “Mr. Bennett and Mrs. Brown,”
plus Mingzhao Xu writes about Diana Gabaldon’s Outlanders series changed her life.
Suki Kim’s nuanced take on what happened in Brisbane can be read at The New Republic.
Lionel Shriver’s keynote speech from The Brisbane Writers Festival, “Identity Politics and Fiction,” can be read at The Guardian.
On September 30th, Richard Blanco is coming to Valencia College for the Winter Park Writers’ Festival. Richard Blanco’s reading is FREE, but you MUST reserve a seat via the Festival’s Eventbrite page.
- Location: Winter Park Campus, Valencia College, 850 W Morse Blvd, Winter Park, FL 32789, Rooms 237/2424
- 4 PM: Community Writing Class with Richard Blanco
- 5:30 PM: Open Mic Reading (Emceed by John King)
- 7:00 PM: Richard Blanco Reading