InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames 10,000 Words FishbowlNY FishbowlDC LostRemote TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

Joyce Carol Oates Ignites Twitter Controversy

Novelist Joyce Carol Oates wrote a series of controversial Twitter posts about Egypt and Islam today, prompting many writers to respond.

Below, we’ve collected her Twitter posts and some of the responses from writers around the globe in a Storify post. What do you think?

As of this 3:30 p.m. EST writing, Oates had 56,639 followers on Twitter. Our Storify collection follows below…


Mediabistro Course

The Art of the Book Review

The Art of the Book ReviewStarting August 4, learn how to get paid to write reviews that will influence the publishing landscape! Taught by a Publishers Weekly book critic, you'll learn how to recommend a book to its audience, write reviews of varying lengths, tailor a review to a specific publication and more! You'll leave this course with two original reviews and a list of paying markets for book reviews. Register now!