Black Girls Hunger for Heroes, Too

From Bitch Magazine, an illuminating discussion between Zetta Elliott and Ibi Aanu Zoboi about current science fiction written for the young adult audience.

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Image Credit: 123rf.com

It’s interesting to me that in the white imagination, the dystopian future involves white people living through the realities that people of color have lived or are living through right now!
— Zetta Elliott

Tough Crowd

From Elise Czajkowski at Splitsider, here is an oral history of the late, lamented "Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn."

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Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn was possibly the purest form of comedy ever on television: a bunch of comedians in a room, having it out over politics, current events, and each other’s shortcomings.
— Elise Czajkowski