Episode 6 – Roxane Gay: 'I’m Really Bad At Saying No.'
Season 1, Episode 6 • Animation, Documentary, TV-G, 30-Jul-2020
Saying no to people, whether personally and professionally, can be difficult. Author and cultural critic Roxane Gay ruminates on the challenges of navigating others’ wants and needs while also staying true to herself and her many gifts.
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