Mon, 27 October 2014
Today’s episode features two pieces by writer, Olivia Olivia. Her stories are directly connected, share their characters, and are both raw and personal in their depiction of growing up. They’re also really funny. Follow Olivia and see more of her work at: www.oliviawrites.com
Her essay for Salon that we talk about can be read here.
"Donkey Kong in Trouble" first appeared on The Rumpus.
Conversation Topics: feminism, livejournal, Roxanne Gay, salon, rumpus, jezebel, npr, tumblr, pop culture, writing, fiction, friends, childhood, coming of age, race, ethnicity, storytelling, comedy, el salvador, immigrant families.
Music by svävande - soundcloud.com/svavande
Intro & Outro themes by MUSH - soundcloud.com/mushmusic
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