The Trial

“We have no right to quarrel with an artist for the conditions under which he chooses to present his work.” — Oscar Wilde

The Authors Guild takes a stand for Laura’s legal rights as an artist.

Steph Burt at slate.com asks, “Is the JT LeRoy scandal what you think it is?”

Lauren Wissot at Global Comment revisits Antidote Films vs. Laura Albert: “This case was solely about a book – published as fiction, optioned as fiction.”

Laura celebrates the 2009 settlement of the Antidote suit with Jonathan Lethem and Heidi Julavits.

Ron Hogan at mediabstro.com denounces the 2007 court decision against Laura.

Levi Asher wonders if Mary Ann Evans would be sued today for writing her novels as George Eliot.