Colson Whitehead’s Fierce and Funny Primer on Life and Chicken

Colson Whitehead, Pulitzer Prize winning author of "The Underground Railroad" gave the keynote speech at a writers conference. While focused on writers, his thoughts were broadly applicable, particularly to those trying something new, trying to reinvent themselves, struggling with imposter syndrome. He used his experience frying chicken as a metaphor for learning to be a good writer, and mentioned Star Wars too.


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