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Magazine. THE TRUTH ABOUT THE FACT: A JOURNAL OF LITERARY NONFICTION is an international journal of literary nonfiction dedicated to publishing well-crafted narratives from diverse cultures around the globe. We are committed to publishing work that attempts to deal honestly with the issues, concerns and problems of the world we all share. We believe the power of an individual's truth, when rendered artistically, can challenge and inspire readers enough to make change in their own lives. Ultimately, THE TRUTH ABOUT THE FACT hopes to offer insight into the human condition. Insight that we can all use to improve the quality of the human condition.
Michael Datcher is the author the East St. Louis historical novel AMERICUS and the critically-acclaimed New York Times Bestseller RAISING FENCES-a Today Show Book Club Book of the Month pick. The film rights were originally optioned by actor Will Smith's Overbrook Productions, who hired Datcher to write the screenplay. Datcher's play SILENCE was commissioned by and premiered at the Getty Museum. He is co-host of the weekly public affairs news magazine Beautiful Struggle on 90.7 FM KPFK in Los Angeles. His writing is widely anthologized, including appearances in the volumes What Makes A Man (Penguin), Brown Sugar 3 (Simon Schuster), Soulfires (Penguin), Testimony (Beacon Press), Another City (City Lights), and Body and Soul (Crown), among others. Datcher is editor of THE TRUTH ABOUT THE FACT: International Journal of Literary Nonfiction. Datcher is on the faculty of Loyola Marymount University's English Department.Author City: LOS ANGELES, CA USA