Brandon Wilner ……… writing

23 Feb 2023

For the great Liberated Texts, I wrote about Gloria Naylor's 1996, a semi-fictional work about her experience of being harassed by what she believed was the NSA. It upended her relationships in the publishing industry, was ignored by most media, and wound up as her final book. In this review, I explore why the work brought the celebrated novelist's career to a halt.