sarah-galo

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What is women's writing? Publishing insiders discuss power of female voices
Writers and editors explored what it means to be a woman in the literary world at an Emily Books event in Brooklyn: ‘The industry is mostly female, but male-run’

Sarah Galo

13, Sep, 2016 @6:42 PM

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The explicitly sexual female artists that feminism forgot
A new exhibit in Dallas showcases work inspired by pornography that was hugely controversial in the 70s, but which makes sense viewed in 2016

Sarah Galo

03, Feb, 2016 @1:23 AM

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The best book we've read all year: Guardian writers and readers look back
It’s been a wonderful year for literature so here are the reads we’ve enjoyed the most in 2015, new or not. From poetry to psychoanalysis, fiction to biography, Guardian writers and readers look back

Gustavo Arellano, Marta Bausells, Emma Brockes, Dave Bry, Oliver Burkeman, Sian Cain, Cindy Casares, Sarah Galo, Lucia Graves, Stuart Heritage, Paul Simon, Zach Stafford, Trevor Timm, Richard Wolffe and Guardian readers. Curated by Marta Bausells

29, Dec, 2015 @2:00 PM

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The real 'war on Christmas': holiday spirit becomes a burden when it's compulsory | Sarah Galo
It’s OK to feel pensive instead of chipper during the holiday season

Sarah Galo

13, Dec, 2015 @11:45 AM

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Margaret Atwood: 'In Tolkien, there are hardly any women at all'
Speaking at Book Riot Live with fantasy author NK Jemisin, Atwood discussed the lack of diversity in fictions and the challenges of writing about ‘now’.

Sarah Galo

09, Nov, 2015 @3:11 PM

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George Takei: 'I couldn't reconcile American ideals with what I knew'
Made famous by Star Trek, the actor is about to launch Allegiance, his musical on Broadway about his experiences as a child in Japanese internment camps

Sarah Galo

04, Nov, 2015 @9:35 PM

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Halloween was banned in my childhood, but that caused ignorance, not salvation | Sarah Galo
I’m not so upset about missing out on the holiday as I am that my parents’ religious rejection of it was painted as normal and acceptable

Sarah Galo

29, Oct, 2015 @9:30 AM

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Celeste Ng is right: authors shouldn't feel forced to respond to readers
The award-winning writer kicked up a storm by asking teachers not to tell students to email her – but readers shouldn’t feel entitled to an author’s reply

Sarah Galo

09, Oct, 2015 @9:05 PM

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Harry Potter was forbidden as a child, but the Bible's bloodshed was fair game | Sarah Galo
Even when I read the series in college, I felt anxious. You can take a girl out of fundamentalist Christianity, but it’s hard to take religion out of the girl

Sarah Galo

24, Sep, 2015 @10:45 AM

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Give Me Sex Jesus: young evangelicals' struggles with sex and church teaching
The documentary, which begins streaming on Vimeo on Thursday, casts a critical eye on the purity culture within evangelical Christianity

Sarah Galo

17, Sep, 2015 @4:26 PM

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Poet Claudia Rankine says next book will be on culture of cancer
Rankine, who has influenced Black Lives Matter, talked with Carrie Mae Weems about race, bodies and how surviving cancer inspired her latest work

Sarah Galo

10, Sep, 2015 @8:55 PM

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Why I waited until I was 24 to buy my first bikini | Sarah Galo
It’s not easy to shed the religious teachings one grew up with, but I’ve begun to let go of the harmful teachings about my body and the value of ‘purity’

Sarah Galo

02, Aug, 2015 @12:15 PM

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