Ruby Brunton is a US-born, New Zealand-raised writer, critic and performer who now lives in Mexico City. She’s had essays, criticism and conversations published in Art in America, BOMB, Bookforum, Frieze, LARB, Lit Hub, Longreads, and The New Inquiry.
Reality Is Upsetting: Virginie Despentes in Conversation
Women suffer twice as hard here. In France it’s highly common, even acceptable, to loathe mature women. You certainly don’t want to hire them.