I seem to be having a lot of fun running themed "Wednesday Web Browser" posts. Long may it continue!
--Tayari Jones offers an eloquent tribute to Alice Walker.
--Ayelet Waldman talks to Terry Gross about her new book, Bad Mother. (Warning--some NPR commenters seem to have been very offended by some of what Waldman reveals in this interview.)
--Lisa Romeo, essayist, describes a special "Depression-Era Quilt."