Jessica Wilson’s Reviews > Happenstance Found
by P.W. Catanese (Goodreads Author)
Posted in Literary works, Publishers, tagged color, color writers, crap, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Harlem Renaissance, Khaled Hosseini, Leslie Marmon Silko, money, publishing, racist, stories, Toni Morrison, traditional publishers, Writers on April 19, 2014| Leave a Comment »
Why isn’t every traditional publisher out there taking notice of all the great writers? There was a boom of color writers during the Harlem Renaissance (1919-1940). Later on colored writers did not stop and good thing or we wouldn’t have Toni Morrison, or in the Latin community we wouldn’t have Gabriel Garcia Marquez, or Native Americans like Leslie Marmon Silko and lastly there wouldn’t be any Mideast writers like Khaled Hosseini. I have read their great works and highly recommend people to step outside of the white bubble the publishing companies push in front of us. We are a society of mixed cultures. NO longer a white dominant society. Writers of every color should be examined by their works and not their skin color. Wake up! See all the beautiful colors in the world. Don’t turn a blind eye to a name you don’t recognize. Or you will be missing out on some great stories.
Posted in Literary works, Reading, tagged Friendships, Huck, Huckleberry Finn, Jim, Mark Twain, reading, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain on March 4, 2014| Leave a Comment »
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