The Cream of the Crop

The Cream of the Crop

* From The Electric Typewriter

Roxane Gayauthoressayist, editor (at PankThe Rumpus andBluestem), and professor, has picked 10 of her favourite essays for us. As she rightly says, “their excellence speaks for itself”:

The Love of My Life by Cheryl Strayed
Notes From a Unicorn by Seth Fischer 
Time and Distance Overcome by Eula Biss
No Man’s Land by Eula Biss
Notes of a Native Son by James Baldwin
My Foreign Mom by Mary HK Choi
Imagining Myself in Palestine by Randa Jarrar
Peyton’s Place by John Jeremiah Sullivan
Symbolism and Cynicism by Tayari Jones
Being Poor by John Scalzi
Occasional Dispatches From the Republic of Anhedonia
by Colson Whitehead

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