Erasing Rowling

I was interviewed for this column by Mark Judge in the Washington Examiner:
The Establishment’s Erasure of JK Rowling and Other Pulp Fiction Rebels is Just the Start

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Last year, Esquire magazine published a list of “The 50 Best Fantasy Books if All Time.” Harry Potter wasn’t on the list. Instead, sitting at the top was The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin, a work of fantasy with analogs to the real-life history of slavery on Earth that won the 2016 Hugo Award for Best Novel.