Posts Tagged: carmen maria machado

Smart Girls, Weird Magic: Talking with Kendra Fortmeyer

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Kendra Fortmeyer discusses her first novel, HOLE IN THE MIDDLE.

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What to Read When You Want Strong Women Who Refuse to Shut Up About Sexuality

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Steph Auteri shares a list of books to celebrate her book, A DIRTY WORD.

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The Rumpus Book Club Chat with Kimberly Lojewksi

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Kimberly Lojewski discusses WORM FIDDLING NOCTURNE IN THE KEY OF A BROKEN HEART.

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Notable NYC: 9/15–9/21

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Literary events in and around NYC this week!

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The Thread: American Garbage

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The molecules are valuable even if the plastic we see is not.

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Thrown Off Balance: Talking with Malinda McCollum

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Malinda McCollum discusses her debut story collection, THE SURPRISING PLACE.

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Any Day Now: A Conversation with Anjali Sachdeva

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Anjali Sachdeva discusses her debut story collection, ALL THE NAMES THEY USED FOR GOD.

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What to Read When Beach Weather Arrives

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Rumpus editors suggest some of their favorite summertime reads!

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Notable Los Angeles: 5/21–5/27

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

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VISIBLE: Women Writers of Color: Carmen Maria Machado

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Carmen Maria Machado discusses Her Body and Other Parties, riffing off the work of others, and how writing is like solving a math problem.

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The Rumpus Guide to AWP 2018

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A selection of AWP 2018 panels, readings, and events that we are especially excited for!

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Notable Philadelphia: 2/13–2/19

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Literary events and readings in and around Philadelphia this week!

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VISIBLE: Women Writers of Color: Morgan Jerkins

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Morgan Jerkins discusses This Will Be My Undoing, getting her start on the Internet, and why her collection of linked personal essays isn’t just another Millennial read.

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Notable NYC: 1/6–1/12

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Literary events and readings in and around New York City this week!

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Notable NYC: 12/9–12/15

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Literary events and readings in and around New York City this week!

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What to Read When: A Holiday Book-Gifting Guide

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Rumpus editors share their favorite books to gift to friends and family, from recent 2017 releases to longtime literary loves.

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The Rumpus Book Club Chat with Jon McGregor

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Jon McGregor discusses his newest novel, Reservoir 13, his writing process, and why he chose not to sidestep the “missing girl” trope.

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Notable Philadelphia: 11/7–11/13

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Literary events and readings in and around Philadelphia this week!

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What to Read When Everyone Is Talking about Rape

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A list of memoirs, fiction, poetry collections, and nonfiction that deal with rape culture and the many ways that is shapes our society and the women and men who live within it.

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Notable Philadelphia: 10/3–10/9

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Literary events and readings in and around Philadelphia this week!

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Between Autonomy and Powerlessness: Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado

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Women’s bodies signify so much, both to ourselves and others, that inhabiting them and having ownership over them often feel like two different states of being.

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Notable Los Angeles: 10/2–10/8

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

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Notable NYC: 9/9–9/15

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Literary events and readings in and around New York City this week!

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What We’re Reading in September!

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We are thrilled to share that our September Book Club selection is Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado (Graywolf Press, October 2017)! In this highly anticipated debut collection, Machado bends genre to shape startling narratives that map the realities of women’s lives and the violence visited upon their bodies. Earthy and otherworldly, queer and caustic, comic and deadly […]

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What to Read When You Need Some Good News

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Take a quick break from the apocalyptic news and end your week with this list of books to eagerly anticipate (assuming the world doesn’t end) instead!

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