Deesha Philyaw Is Done Playing Small

Well-Read Black Girl with Glory Edim

08-03-2022 • 26 mins

Glory talks to author Deesha Philyaw about her National Book Award finalist debut collection, The Secret Lives of Church Ladies. In this episode, they explore Black women’s complex relationship with the church, how Deesha crafts her bold characters, and why writers — especially writers of color — should not play small.

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