Making the Powerful Feel Naked: An Interview with Vilma Vargas

Political cartoonist Vilma Vargas knows that “the text is the fight but the image is the knockout.”

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One’s Body is an Animal: A Conversation with Mary Gaitskill

“You tend to identify with what you’re looking at very closely.” -Mary Gaitskill

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The Excavation of Identity as a Political Act: A Conversation with Helena Maria Viramontes

Chicana writer Helena Maria Viramontes writes narratives that are resilient in their unrelenting love of life and all of humanity–a necessity for the political era of Trump.

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Recognizing Hungers That Are Already There: A Conversation with Designer Mitch McEwen

“There is a hunger: there are people that don’t have places to live.” -Designer Mitch McEwen

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To Set Oneself Free of Fear: A Q&A with Nigerian Writer Ukamaka Olisakwe

“I learned to set myself free from the fear in which I had enshrouded myself.” -Ukamaka Olisakwe

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