Q&A with Anna Jean Mayhew
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Q&A with Anna Jean Mayhew

by Kim Church

Just this week I was appalled to read online a young black writer’s questioning whether she had a right to create white characters. She was even considering writing under a pseudonym! This is a reflection of our polemic culture. As long as we continue to question ourselves about writing outside our own identities, the awful alienating notions that exist in literature—and in society—will go on. And on. And on. Continue reading