UNT presents Mary Jo and V. Lane Rawlins Fine Arts Series: Roxane Gay
As part of the Mary Jo and V. Lane Rawlins Fine Arts Series, the University of North Texas will present one of the nation’s most popular writers and cultural critics, Roxane Gay.
Gay is the author of several national bestselling books, including her memoir Hunger: A Memoir of My Body and a collection of essays, Bad Feminist, as well as the novels Untamed State and Ayiti. She is a frequent contributor to The New York Times, has written for the World of Wakanda series for Marvel and edits Gay Magazine on medium.com. She co-hosts the podcast Hear to Slay with writer Tressie Millan Cottom and leads a book club on Vice News.
Gay also is known for her wildly popular social media feeds. On Twitter, she comments on everything from national politics to pop culture. Her Instagram feed documents her many work projects and frequent travels.
A book signing will follow her talk on campus with books sold by Barnes and Noble at UNT.