Hi! I'm Jessica Spotswood, YA author and — more importantly for this discussion — the editor of two feminist historical fiction anthologies, A Tyranny of Petticoats: 15 Stories of Belles, Bank Robbers, & Other Badass Girls (Candlewick, 2016) and The Radical Element (Candlewick, 2018). I might also be secretly working on more. (Shhhh.) When I was...
The title of this is a bit of a misnomer. Let’s get that out of the way first. There is nothing “easy” about building an anthology or other collaborative project. In fact, many believe that an editor who has put together one and chooses to pursue doing a second project...
- WriteOnCon 2020