Ep 31 - Short Stories are Like a Box of Chocolates and Interview with author Amal El-Mohtar!

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Brea and Mallory talk about short fiction and interview author Amal El-Mohtar! Use the hashtag #ReadingGlasses to participate in online discussion! Email us at readingglassespodcast at gmail dot com.

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City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty

The Misfit’s Manifesto by Lidia Yukanvitch

Get In Trouble by Kelly Link

St. Lucy’s Home For Girls Raised by Wolves by Karen Russell

Dead Trees Give No Shelter by Wil Wheaton

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The Doll Collection

Bloodchild by Octavia Butler

What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi

Revenge by Yoko Ogawa

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The Murders of Molly Southborne by Tade Thompson

The Hero with a Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell

The Sky Is Falling by Kit Pearson

Unbearable Lightness by Portia de Rossi

Not My Father’s Son by Alan Cummings

Hunger Makes Me A Modern Girl by Carrie Brownstein

The Ark of Asking by Amanda Palmer

We Are Never Meeting In Real Life by Samantha Irby

You Can’t Touch My Hair by Phoebe Robinson

You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me by Sherman Alexie

Me by Katharine Hepburn

Just Kids by Patti Smith

Abandon Me by Melissa Febos

Whip Smart by Melissa Febos

Priestdaddy by Patricia Lockwood

The Chronology of Water by Lidia Yuknavitch

The Sociopath Next Store by Martha Stout

In Real Life: My Journey To A Pixelated World by Joey Graceffa

Y The Last Man, Volume One by Brian K. Vaughan, Pia Guerra, Pamela Rambo

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Minority Korner 107: Never a Feud for you, Black Princess (Meghan Markle, Books on Privilege, Gay Zoo, Nickelodeon, Grey's Anatomy, PrEP, Black Doctors)

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This week starts off with a bang as the twins celebrate a some color entering the British Monarchy! That's right Meghan Markle is breaking barriers by blessing Prince Harry with the decision to marry him! James finally gets all the hullabaloo about the royals, while Nnekay wants to see more from Meghan. They also discuss how Ms. Markle was able to bust on through to Nick News as an 11 year old preaching about feminism. Impressive start! James finds himself in the middle of Grey's Anatomy with a Black Woman Doctor!!!!!! He also gives a little teaser to a future episode about PrEP. In the Korners, Nnekay wants to give you some hints on what to give the children in your life for the holidays... BOOKS. This time her book list includes books on how to teach children about privilege. It's a hard topic to breech and these book will make it a little bit easier and fun! James' takes us to the magical land of the Gay Zoo!!!! Did you know that animals are just as gay as we humans are? You didn't well, James spells it out for you! From elephants to hyenas to bison to dolphins and even the good ole warthog! James' covers it all- so you'll have the arsenal to counter any claim of what is TRULY natural. We also have a new winner! Remember to stay for the end to see if you're the review that won the raffle! We also have a new store!!!!! Hooray! Remember to share Minority Korner: Guide to a Gay Bar, and buy up those tickets to Nnekay's Nice Tan Show in SF on January 26th! Enjoy!

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