Sharp Women Writers: An Interview With Michelle Dean

Cultural critic Michelle Dean discusses her new book Sharp: The Women Who Made an Art of Having an Opinion. Topics covered range from emotionally fraught book reviews of Susan Sontag to male blowback against the famous first line of Janet Malcolm’s The Journalist and the Murderer to how horrified Elizabeth Hardwick was by her friend Adrienne Rich’s feminism.

Source: Longreads
Published: Apr 4, 2018
Length: 16 minutes (4,014 words)
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