Reviews // 2 Articles
Obsessing About Black Beauty Never Goes Out of Fashion
14 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
The year 2009 saw no shortage of jumping-off points for wrestling with how black folks regard their visages, how everyone else regards black visages, and how we all negotiate the distance between the two.
Take a Vacation From Despair With 'The Dark and Other Love Stories'
13 Feb 2017 // 3:30 AM
Deborah Willis enchants and transports with 11 stories of adolescent friendship, Canada, and birds.
In 'Vanishing' Willis Shows Her Gift for Creating the Miniature Worlds Short Stories Demand
6 Oct 2010 // 4:59 PM
Deborah Willis’ work invites comparisons to Alice Munro in her examination of humanity in the details, the places where dailiness intersects with seemingly small events that ultimately create landslides.