Karen Hunter

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Karen Hunter is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, a celebrated radio talk-show host, and coauthor of numerous New York Times bestsellers, including Confessions of a Video Vixen, On the Down Low, and Wendy’s Got the Heat. She is also an assistant professor in the Film & Media Department at Hunter College.

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Books by this Author

Kris Jenner . . . And All Things Kardashian
Mama Dearest
True You
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STOP BEING NIGGARDLY with yourself....

In her new book Karen Hunter offers practical, sensible advice to African-Americans looking to improve their communities.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. I won't fight over crumbs, I'll simply make another pie.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. Intensity

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I want the best for everyone around me. I want to see everyone realize his or her dreams and I'm willing to help them do it.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Pancakes

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. I'm living it.