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Roxane Gay

Author of Bad Feminist

Includes the names: Roxane Gay, Roxanne Gay, Roxanne Gay, ロクサーヌ ゲイ
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Roxane Gay is the New York Times bestselling author of Bad Feminist: Essays, the novel An Untamed State, the story collection Ayiti, and her memoir, Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body. Her work has also appeared in Glamour, Best American Short Stories, and the New York Times Book Review. She won the PEN Center USA's 2015 Freedom to Write Award. The annual award is presented to individuals or organisations for 'producing notable work in the face of extreme adversity' or showing 'exceptional courage in the defense of free expression. In 2018, she was presented the Trustee Award for Excellence in Literature by the Lambda Literery Awards. She also won the Bisexual Nonfiction award for her memoir Hunger. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Bad Feminist 2,627 copies, 119 reviews
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body 1,708 copies, 97 reviews
Difficult Women 925 copies, 36 reviews
An Untamed State 861 copies, 47 reviews
Ayiti 306 copies, 13 reviews
Black Panther: World of Wakanda 196 copies, 9 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2018 (Editor) 188 copies, 2 reviews
The Sacrifice of Darkness (Author) 63 copies, 8 reviews
The Banks (Writer) 40 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2012 (Contributor) 323 copies, 7 reviews
Here We Are : Feminism for the Real World (Contributor) 220 copies, 12 reviews
Kink: Stories (Contributor) 103 copies, 4 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2014 (Contributor) 81 copies, 2 reviews
Pen and Ink: Tattoos and the Stories Behind Them (Contributor) 63 copies, 3 reviews
Best Lesbian Erotica 2002 (Contributor) 60 copies, 1 review
Best Bisexual Women's Erotica (Contributor) 59 copies
Best Lesbian Erotica 2003 (Contributor) 55 copies
The New Black: A Neo-Noir Anthology (Contributor) 50 copies, 3 reviews
Best Lesbian Erotica 2005 (Contributor) 49 copies
Zombies: More Recent Dead (Contributor) 48 copies, 3 reviews
Haiti Noir 2: The Classics (Contributor) 38 copies, 10 reviews
Fucking Daphne: Mostly True Stories and Fictions (Contributor) 23 copies, 2 reviews
Take Us to a Better Place: Stories (Foreword) 21 copies, 1 review
早稲田文学増刊 女性号 (Contributor) 1 copy

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