My articles convey my interests in the arts scene. Literature, in particular, is important to me and I enjoy examining and analysing both fictional and non-fictional works.
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The book after the bestseller
Analyse the complications and challenges authors face when writing a new book after publishing a bestseller, that has earned them public acclaim. Most writers dream of writing a successful book but can this achievement turn out to be destructive? Also, our expectations as readers – do we, despite ourselves, have expectations that are inevitably unfulfilled? Do we play a hand in promoting commercial literature and hindering creativity by responding to texts and authors in a certain way?
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Roxane Gay's Bad Feminist
Examining Roxane Gay’s ideas in ‘Bad Feminist’ with particular emphasis on her use of the term ‘bad feminist.’ How does this particular term aid the feminist movement? What are its benefits and implications? Is it problematic or is it liberating? Do you identify as being a Bad Feminist? Considering the wide range of feminist books, where does Gay’s book belong on this publishing spectrum? And lastly, what does Roxane suggest the feminist movement should do to enable progress?
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