The Audacity.

Roxane Gay
Writing that boldly disregards normal restraints.
Created 12 Dec 2020
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  • The Audacious Round Up
    25 Oct 20211 day ago • 2 min read • 5 0
    LIBRA SEASON IS UPON US! I appeared on Go Fact Yourself, where I competed with The Voice contestant Ricky Duran. My topic was Pretty Woman and the most amazing special guest appeared—Laura San Giacomo...
  • Addendum to Dissolution of Marriage for Self-Represented Parties with No Minor or Dependent Adult Children
    20 Oct 2021 • 10 min read • 55 6
    Every two weeks (or more), I am publishing an essay from an emerging writer. This week, “Addendum,” by ac shetler. ac is a queer writer in Des Moines, IA. You can follow her on Twitter @acshetler. Thi...
  • The Audacious Round Up
    18 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 13 3
    LIBRA SEASON IS UPON US! I wrote about Dave Chappelle’s The Closer and the rhetorical moves he makes. For artnet, I wrote about “High Tide, Heavy Armor,” a painting by Calida Garcia Rawles. Why Design...
  • The Audacious Round Up
    10 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 14 1
    LIBRA SEASON IS UPON US! I did a lil questionnaire for Fast Company. There is a new installment of Work Friend. Why Design Matters by Debbie Millman is available for pre-order. Yes, this link will be ...
  • Desire is An Unbearable Gift
    06 Oct 2021 • 11 min read • 65 17
    Every two weeks (or more), I feature an essay from an emerging writer. This week, “Desire Is An Unbearable Gift,” by Uma Dwivedi an incredibly talented former student of mine. Uma has been published m...
  • The Audacious Round Up
    03 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 9 1
    Why Design Matters by Debbie Millman is available for pre-order. Yes, this link will be available in this newsletter until it goes on sale on 11/9 (damn supply chain). On November 2, Debbie and I will...
  • How to Be a Woman on the Internet
    30 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 61 3
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  • An Unromantic History of Kissing by Evan Silver
    29 Sep 2021 • 10 min read • 37 49
    Every two weeks, I will be publishing an essay from an emerging writer. This week’s essay is “An Unromantic History of Kissing,” by Evan Silver. Evan is a hybrid writer, director, and composer creatin...
  • Picky Puppy Food Journal
    28 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 152 13
    Dear Dr. Carlson, As requested, please find below a food log detailing everything our beloved poodle Agador Spartacus ate this past week as well as any behaviors he exhibited around food. Monday 8:30 ...
  • The Audacious Round Up
    27 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 12 24
    Why Design Matters by Debbie Millman is available for pre-order. Yes, this link will be available in this newsletter until it goes on sale on 11/9 (damn supply chain). On November 2, Debbie and I will...
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