What would I do without Twitter? I would hardly know what anybody ate for lunch, much less what the literary world is aggrieved about on any given day. When over the weekend I saw a bevy of literary folks tweeting “!$(&*^% rich people” and similar, I knew that something juicy was afoot.
All that Twitter anger was directed at, or at least occasioned by, Ann Bauer’s piece, titled “Sponsored By My Husband: Why it’s a problem that writers never talk about where their money comes from,” in Salon. Continue reading “Money and the Public Eye, However…”