Roxane Gay is is an American feminist writer, professor, editor and commentator. She is an associate professor of English at Purdue Univeristy, contributing op-ed writer at The New York Times, founder of Tiney Hardcore Press, essays editor for The Rumpus, and co-editor of PANK, a nonprofit literary arts collective.
Ms. Gay will speak on the intersectionality of gender, race, and sexuality. Following the lecture will be a Q & A and book signing. Bring your favorite Roxane Gay book for signing.
Roxane Gay’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Best American Mystery Stories 2014, Best American Short Stories 2012, Best Sex Writing 2012, A Public Space, McSweeney’s, Tin House, Oxford American, American Short Fiction, West Branch, Virginia Quarterly Review, NOON, The New York Times Book Review, Bookforum, Time, The Los Angeles Times, The Nation, The Rumpus, Salon, and many others. She is the co-editor of PANK. She is also the author of the books Ayiti, An Untamed State, Bad Feminist, and Hunger, recently released from Harper in 2016.