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The Weir Chronicles Series author Sue Duff – DCC 2017

The Weir Chronicles Series author Sue Duff – DCC 2017

Not So Sufferin’ Sappho host dj Dénouement aka Dayna L Himot reporting day one from Denver Comic Con 2017 with Sue Duff author of “The Weir Chronicles. Staying inspired, standing up for creativity and personal diligence are the permeating themes evolving from Dayna L Himot’s DCC interviews.  2017 marks Duff’s fourth Comic Con in Denver. The duo […]

I can’t read that. I’m a ______ (insert gender here)

I can’t read that. I’m a ______ (insert gender here)

“Please put a non-girly cover on your book so I can read it. – signed, A Guy” This, from a tweet by teen author Maureen Johnson. So how did the Johnson respond? With this brilliant challenge to her 70k+ (at the time) Twitter followers: an end to gender-specific book covers. Imagine picking up Game of […]

Cultural identity explored by “Tiger Writing” author Gish Jen

Cultural identity took the forefront at author Gish Jen’s talk on March 20. The talk, titled “Tiger Writing: Art, Culture, and the East/West Divide,” took place in the Tivoli Turnhalle and was about Jen’s newest book, “Tiger Writing: Art, Culture, and the Interdependent Self,” and her ideas regarding the differences in Eastern and Western philosophies […]