Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The Roundup with PW
Roxane Gay Offers to Write 'Batgirl': The author has thrown her hat into the ring of potential writers for the upcoming movie, and DC Comics appears to be interested.
Can Authors Make Up Their Memoirs?: Joseph Conrad invented a boat and H.G. Wells omitted his affairs. But does it matter if a little fiction reveals a different kind of truth?
Are Feminist Dystopias Lit's #MeToo?: A steady rise in post-apocalyptic/dystopian books that feature control over some aspects of female reproduction has not been entirely lauded.
Drawing Black History: Learning from the creators of four children’s books that depict forgotten figures from black history or find new meaning in familiar ones.
Poetry in Mexico City: Mexico City’s traditional literary meeting spots have long been cafes, cantinas and bars. Here's how poetry happens there.