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What wearies me is how often i have found myself stunned and silent in recent years.
Roxane gay (born october 15, 1974) is an american writer, professor, editor, and commentator. She is the author of the new york times best-selling essay collection bad.
A collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, roxane gay.
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