Dorothy Allison http://wutc.org en ‘She Who’: Dorothy Allison On Writing, Teaching & Her Next Novel http://wutc.org/post/she-who-dorothy-allison-writing-teaching-her-next-novel <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In this interview, celebrated Southern author </span><a href="http://www.dorothyallison.net/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Dorothy Allison</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> looks back on her novel </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Bastard-Out-Carolina-A-Novel/dp/0452297753">Bastard Out Of Carolina</a></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, which was published more than twenty years ago (and was nominated for a National Book Award).&nbsp; Readers discover (or re-discover) it every year--it’s both wildly humorous and shockingly brutal.&nbsp; In this interview, Allison talks about using her own family legends as source material.&nbsp; Allison also talks about leaving the South, teaching young writers, and discusses her long-in-progress new novel </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">She Who</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 20:52:49 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 20760 at http://wutc.org ‘She Who’: Dorothy Allison On Writing, Teaching & Her Next Novel