By Anna Gelman
While How To Catch Creation’s character G.K. Marche is fictional, playwright Christina Anderson might have drawn inspiration from any number of writers, novelists, and thinkers who have shaped the history of American writing and fiction. Looking for a new book to read? Below are short biographies and selected works of Black women whose work might inspire you like Marche’s work inspires the character Stokes.
Click through the slide show below to learn more about these incomparable artists.