WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT LIONEL

The Speech in question: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/sep/13/lionel-shrivers-full-speech-i-hope-the-concept-of-cultural-appropriation-is-a-passing-fad#comment-83146537

Yasmin’s response:

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/sep/10/as-lionel-shriver-made-light-of-identity-i-had-no-choice-but-to-walk-out-on-her

Suki Kim’s response:

https://newrepublic.com/article/136815/happened-brisbane

Omar Sakr’s response:

http://www.thevocal.com.au/need-talk-lionel-shriver/ appropriation

Maxine Beneba Clarke’s Response:

https://www.thesaturdaypaper.com.au/2016/09/17/confronting-lionel-shriver/14740344003726

Right Now article:

http://rightnow.org.au/opinion-3/combating-selfishness-freedom-expression/

New Yorker article:

http://www.newyorker.com/culture/jia-tolentino/lionel-shriver-puts-on-a-sombrero

NYTimes article:

SBS article:

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/thefeed/article/2016/09/16/comment-writers-colour-face-very-different-set-pressures-lionel-shrivers

The Guardian:

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/sep/13/identity-politics-lionel-shriver-author-cultural-appropriation

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/sep/15/we-need-to-talk-about-cultural-appropriation-why-lionel-shrivers-speech-touched-a-nerve

Brisbane Festival Right of Reply Panel:

Lionel Schriver, Again:

http://time.com/4495523/lionel-shriver-cultural-appropriation-interview/

Omar Sakr’s response:

View story at Medium.com

Overland Journal:

https://overland.org.au/2016/09/lets-talk-about-the-elephant-in-the-room/

The Furore around Cultural Appropriation

http://southerncrossings.com.au/arts-and-culture/the-furore-over-cultural-appropriation/ appropriation

Cultural Appropriation – by Viet Thanh Nguyen

http://www.latimes.com/books/jacketcopy/la-ca-jc-appropriation-culture-20160926-snap-story.html

No, Lionel Shriver

https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/no-lionel-shriver-the-problem-is-not-cultural-appropriation/2016/09/20/1c3a5620-7e9f-11e6-8d13-d7c704ef9fd9_story.html

Who Gets to Write What? NYTimes

A Call for Difficult Conversations, Not Censorship

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