Ursula K. Le Guin on Submission and Rejection: It Never Stops

“The artist deals in what cannot be said in words. The artist whose medium is fiction does this in words. The novelist says in words what cannot be said in words.” ~ Ursula K. Le Guin, Introduction to The Left Hand of Darkness (1976) Continuing the theme of AWP 2014 highlights, the final session I attended was “A Reading …

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Joy Lawson Davis on writing “Bright, Talented & Black”

I am very pleased to re-publish this guest post by Dr. Joy Lawson Davis on why she wrote her book Bright, Talented & Black: A Guide for Families of African American Gifted Learners (you can also read an excerpt of her book and my review). Dr. Davis and Bright, Talented & Black are making a real difference in schools and families across the …

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