Posts Tagged: Attica Locke

What to Read When You’re Feeling like a Criminal

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Rumpus editors share their favorite fiction, poetry, and nonfiction books that deal with crime, criminals, and the criminal justice system.

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Notable Los Angeles: 9/18–9/24

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week!

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Notable Los Angeles: 9/11–9/17

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week!

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Seeing Double

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Over at Texas Monthly, Jeff Salamon chats with Attica Locke, mystery novelist, unassuming Houstonian, and Hollywood titan. They touch on code-switching, freelancing, and writing the gun scenes “all wrong”: Black people have seen two versions of ourselves on TV: we are either the third thug on the left in the police lineup on a Law and Order episode […]

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