Author: Roxane Gay

Book Review: Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Posted July 21, 2014 in Reviews / 10 Comments
Book Review: Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Since I read An Untamed State a few months ago, Roxane Gay has become one of my favorite writers — and since I subsequently followed her on Twitter, she has become one of my favorite people on the Internet. She always has interesting things to say about current events, and she also delightfully live-tweets Food Network shows. She’s fabulous, and if you’re not already following her on Twitter, you need to go do that right now. I’ll wait. Bad Feminist is […]

Book Review: An Untamed State by Roxane Gay

Posted May 26, 2014 in Reviews / 8 Comments
Book Review: An Untamed State by Roxane Gay

Mirielle Duval is living a fairy tale. She is married to a wonderful man, and together they are raising a beautiful baby boy in their Florida home. However, her life is shattered when she is kidnapped while visiting her family in Haiti. Right outside the gates of her father’s palatial Port-au-Prince estate, she is yanked from her car and held for ransom by a man named the Commander. He demands her father, one of the wealthiest men in Haiti, pay a hefty price […]