Press

One World Ideas x Action: Art as Resistance

Riva in conversation with artist Molly Crabapple, moderated by publisher Christopher Jackson.

Golem Girl named CHIRBy Award Finalist

Chicago Review of Books has named Golem Girl as a finalist for the CHIRBy Award in the category of Nonfiction.

NYT: Disability Futures Initiative Announced

Riva is honored to be among the winners of the first Disability Futures initiative, a new fellowship established by the Ford Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support disabled artists.

NPR Weekend Edition Interview

Scott Simon speaks to Riva about her new book, which recounts a life growing up with spina bifida.

Kirkus Book Review: Golem Girl

Kirkus declares Golem Girl, "An extraordinary memoir suffused with generosity, consistent insight, and striking artwork."

Publisher Press Release: Golem Girl

Golem Girl was published by the One World imprint of Penguin/Random House. Christopher Jackson, publisher and senior editor, has established One World as a powerful home for literary social justice. Authors include Ta-Nehisi Coates, Ibram X Kendi, and Mira Jacob.

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