I love her stories, which I still teach in my classes, and her pacifist activism was an absolute inspiration.
Peace to Grace Paley and much gratitude.
Interview at Salon.
Another interview at Salon.
NY Times on Paley’s books.
Listen to Paley read and a conversation at UPENN.
“Let us go forth with fear and courage and rage to save the world.”
“You know the mind is an astonishing, long-living, erotic thing.”
“. . . people will sometimes say, ‘Why don’t you write more politics?’ And I have to explain to them that writing the lives of women is politics.”