To celebrate Black History Month, let's take a look at an impactful queer black woman in the world of writing, Roxane Gay!
While it has been an eventful year, one scandal we can't forget is Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's seemingly continued support of transphobia.
Rick Riordan was planning to semi-retire after finishing The Tower of Nero, the last book in the Trial of Apollo series and the sequel series to Heroes of Olympus. He was going back to school to get a Ph.D. in Celtic mythology at Harvard at the time, when Disney called to pitch an idea: adapting the Percy Jackson series for Disney+.
The Harry Potter author has faced blowback for her transphobic comments from actors who worked on her franchise, and now from fans on SNL.
JK Rowling voiced her very strong opinions about the transgender community back in June, and received a lot of backlash.