Posts Tagged: Terese Mailhot

The Rumpus Book Club Chat with Terese Mailhot


Terese Mailhot discusses her debut memoir, Heart Berries, writing candidly about one's personal life, and the good that can come from anger. ...more

What to Read When 2018 Is Just Around the Corner


While we can't promise that 2018 won't find us facing more political upheaval, we can assure you that there will be great literature to offer moments of escape and inspiration. ...more

VISIBLE: Women Writers of Color: Erika T. Wurth


Erika T. Wurth talks about her latest book, Buckskin Cocaine, persevering through rejection, and white writers writing Native characters. ...more

Weekend Rumpus Roundup


In this week’s Saturday Rumpus Essay, Terese Mailhot, our Saturday Rumpus editor, shares rallying words from Cherokee author Barbara Robidoux. Robidoux calls on us to stop walking our beaten trails and take a stand against faux “boy’s club” leaders. This powerful excerpt was originally spoken by Robidoux before a demonstration against the Dakota Access Pipeline.


The Saturday Rumpus Essay: Walk On


As writers, we must write it out. Tear off the veils and air the rotting fruits. ...more

From the Editors: Election 2016


This election is critical. We are code-red. We might elect our first woman president, or we might elect a man who is at best dangerous and unqualified and at worst the end of democracy as we know it today. ...more