Bestselling authors R.O. Kwon and Roxane Gay discuss their new work

Kink, a new anthology of fiction edited by R.O. Kwon and Garth Greenwell, explores the world of sexual desire in a way not often seen in literary fiction. Some of today’s most talented and acclaimed writers, such as Roxane Gay, Melissa Febos, and Carmen Maria Machado, delve into topics of…

Angela Chen’s ‘Ace’ is a new and fresh addition to literature

Through her essays in publications like Catapult, author and science journalist Angela Chen has been asking readers to question what we know about sex, sexuality, and interpersonal relationships. Chen identifies as asexual and frequently writes about that identity in her work, showing us that there is no right or wrong…

The ‘Aladdin’ star is spreading the good word about delicious plant-based food, without an emphasis on personal purity

Mena Massoud, star of Disney’s live action Aladdin and the new Hulu series Reprisal, is encouraging the world to “evolve vegan.” Massoud launched his Evolving Vegan brand in 2018, and since then he has been traveling across North America, speaking to the owners and staff at plant-based establishments and sharing…

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