Heidi W. DurrowHeidi W. Durrow

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Read an excerpt from The Girl Who Fell From the Sky published in The Literary Review, and some of my other published work.

Stories

He Runs, The Literary Review (Winter 2007). [PDF]

Ethnic Lego Girls Carry Spears, SmokeLong Quarterly. Issue Eighteen (September 15, 2007).

 

Essay

"Dear Ms. Larsen, There's a Mirror Looking Back", Poem/Memoir/Story (Number Eight, 2008). [PDF]

 

NPR Essay: "You Must Read This" Nella Larsen's Passing

 

 

Or read the transcript here.

 

NPR Essay: "My Guilty Pleasure" V.C. Andrews' Flowers in the Attic

 

 

Or read the transcript here.

 

Ebony Magazine, "The Mixed Experience," April 2011. [PDF]

 

 

New York Times Opinon Page Round-up: Are Interracial Marriages Still Scandalous?, June 13, 2013.

 

 

 

Huff PostHuffington Post Black Voices, "Why Fiction Still Matters in a Digital Age," August 2011.

 

 

Review

"Nella Larsen's Passing: Authoritative Text Backgrounds and Contexts Criticism," ed. by Carla Kaplan, Callaloo (Vol. 31 No. 2, Spring 2008). [PDF]

 

Blog

Light-skinned-ed Girl, a mixed chick's mixed thoughts on a mixed-up world