“LBT+ and Non-Binary Poets” list gets a shout-out

Thanks to Danika Ellis for linking to my list of LBT+ Women and Non-Binary Poets in her blog post on Book Riot — Lesbian Poetry: Because it didn't end with Sappho! In fact, browsing Danika Ellis's website The Lesbrary — a vast resource for all "lesbian/bi/etc" books, but especially fiction — was what inspired me to compile … Continue reading “LBT+ and Non-Binary Poets” list gets a shout-out

Victor Hugo — “Cowardice is consent”

Time for another translation! Victor Hugo, one of the great Romantic writers of nineteenth-century France, wrote William Shakespeare in 1864, during his exile from France following Napoleon Bonaparte’s rise to power in 1851. The treatise purports to be a biography of Shakespeare, but, as Hugo confesses in his preface, “All the questions touching on Art … Continue reading Victor Hugo — “Cowardice is consent”