Monday, April 22, 2013

April Community Alliance Article

The April issue of the Community Alliance paper it out all over town... but in case you haven't gotten your copy or you aren't local....

Here's the teaser.

When the Personal Becomes Political

By Kaylia Metcalfe
I attended a writers’ conference recently where I listened to a panel discussion about the “The Politics of the Writer” that centered on the idea of separating the artist from the art. Should they be separated? Should they be treated differently? Can this affect sales? Do artists (writers) have the right to hide their politics or the responsibility to share them with the world?
Of course, we were talking about this because of the recent news hoopla regarding Orson Scott Card.

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