Published in


Voices From Inside the System

‘We Need People Within Our Publishing Houses Who Reflect What Our Country Looks Like’

Book publisher Lisa Lucas reflects on her career and how the literary world still isn’t diverse enough

Photo illustration. Source: Gennaro Leonardi/EyeEm/Getty Images




What matters now. A publication from Medium about politics, power, and culture.

Recommended from Medium


Read [PDF] Dinner Illustrated: 175 Meals Ready in 1 Hour or Less [Full]


Favorite Books and Musical Discoveries: April-May 2019

The learned passivity: Introduction of Freire

READ/DOWNLOAD!) 5 Steps to a 5: AP World History 2019 FULL BOOK PDF & FULL AUDIOBOOK

15 Influential Female Writers

Download In ^*PDF Black against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party (The…

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Melinda Fakuade

Melinda Fakuade

Melinda Fakuade is a culture writer in New York. Her work has appeared in The Outline, The Cut, Vox, and elsewhere. Follow her on Twitter @melindafakuade

More from Medium

Title: Race & Mestizaje, pt. 4

Learning Authoritarianism — Insidious and Pervasive

Re-imagining the California Dream

Being Tested for Lynch Syndrome