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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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

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

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

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. I haven't accomplished it yet.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Teaching

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Desire to take on everything I see.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Marva Collins

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