Posted on July 13, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
The literary reactions continue to pour in to the US Supreme Court's overturning of Roe v. Wade, which established a woman's right to an abortion.
On Instagram, she posted an image of herself drinking from a mug that reads "I told you so" — a reference, obviously, to her dystopian novel featuring state-sanctioned forced pregnancies in a theocracy — and on Twitter, she explained that upon its release, people thought she was overreacting.
They're among a number of London Review of Books contributors with essays on what the decision shows us about society and what it will mean going forward.
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