Creativity in Isolation, Representation in Literature and more

Andrés N. Ordorica is a queer Latinx writer and educator based in Edinburgh, Scotland. We had a really long and lovely chat with him before we delved into his book choice (The History of Love by Nicole Krauss), so we thought we'd split it into two episodes!In this episode we'll chat about the expectation of lockdown creativity, minority representation in literature, the brilliance of Gillian Anderson, and much more.Find Andrés at and follower him on Twitter @AndresNOrdorica.Apply to be a guest on the show at and support us on Patreon to unlock exclusive content!Follow Your Own Words on Twitter @YOWpod and and Instagram @YOWpod, and join the discussion in our Facebook group. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.

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Which book had an impact on your life? Hosts Allison Dunnings and Becky Graham discuss just that with their guests, celebrating the love of reading, with real people and real books, both critically acclaimed and slated. Listeners are encouraged to read along and join the journey through the libraries of friends newly discovered. Apply to be a guest at Hosted on Acast. See for more information.