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Roxane Gay

Author of Bad Feminist: Essays

Includes the names: Roxane Gay, Roxanne Gay, Roxanne Gay, ロクサーヌ ゲイ
Also includes: R. Gay (1)

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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) — biography from Bad Feminist: Essays… (more)
Bad Feminist: Essays 3,014 copies, 131 reviews
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body 1,976 copies, 111 reviews
Difficult Women 1,068 copies, 40 reviews
An Untamed State 920 copies, 47 reviews
Ayiti 344 copies, 13 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2018 (Editor) 227 copies, 2 reviews
Black Panther: World of Wakanda 222 copies, 9 reviews
The Selected Works of Audre Lorde (Editor) 136 copies, 2 reviews
The Sacrifice of Darkness 80 copies, 8 reviews
Graceful Burdens 56 copies, 10 reviews
The Banks (Writer) 54 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2012 (Contributor) 335 copies, 7 reviews
Here We Are: Feminism for the Real World (Contributor) 246 copies, 13 reviews
Kink: Stories (Contributor) 158 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2014 (Contributor) 91 copies, 3 reviews
Pen and Ink: Tattoos and the Stories Behind Them (Contributor) 66 copies, 3 reviews
Best Lesbian Erotica 2002 (Contributor) 65 copies, 1 review
Best Bisexual Women's Erotica (Contributor) 62 copies
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