Mental Health & Intimacy in the Digital Age | Permanent Record

I have such terrible social anxiety. A lot of authors are introverts.>>Mm-hm.>>The whole deal was that we get to write in our underpants, and that’s the deal like we- >>[LAUGH]>>I thought we agree to this.>>[LAUGH] [MUSIC]>>Hi, it’s Karah Preiss from Belletrist.>>And it’s Ebony Ladelle from Epic Reads. And we’re here with Mary H.K Choi, the author of Permanent Record which…

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What is Literature for?

We have a general sense that these sort of places are filled with things that are deeply important, but what exactly is literature good for? Why should we spend our time reading novels or poems when out there, big things are going on. Let’s have a think about some of the ways literature benefits us.. Of course, it looks like…

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Mental Health & Intimacy in the Digital Age | Permanent Record

I have such terrible social anxiety. A lot of authors are introverts.>>Mm-hm.>>The whole deal was that we get to write in our underpants, and that’s the deal like we- >>[LAUGH]>>I thought we agree to this.>>[LAUGH] [MUSIC]>>Hi, it’s Karah Preiss from Belletrist.>>And it’s Ebony Ladelle from Epic Reads. And we’re here with Mary H.K Choi, the author of Permanent Record which…

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The danger of a single story | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

I’m a storyteller. And I would like to tell you a few personal stories about what I like to call “the danger of the single story.” I grew up on a university campus in eastern Nigeria. My mother says that I started reading at the age of two, although I think four is probably close to the truth. So I…

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