The Wednesday Web Browser: Women Writers Edition

I seem to be having a lot of fun running themed “Wednesday Web Browser” posts. Long may it continue!

–Tayari Jones offers an eloquent tribute to Alice Walker.

–Ayelet Waldman talks to Terry Gross about her new book, Bad Mother. (Warning–some NPR commenters seem to have been very offended by some of what Waldman reveals in this interview.)

–Lisa Romeo, essayist, describes a special “Depression-Era Quilt.”