E.L. James arrives at a party hosted by Instagram's Kevin Systrom and Jamie Oliver. This is their second annual private party, taking place at Barbecoa on March 9, 2015 in London.
E.L. James arrives at a party hosted by Instagram's Kevin Systrom and Jamie Oliver. This is their second annual private party, taking place at Barbecoa on March 9, 2015 in London. David M. Benett—Getty Images

Fifty Shades Author E.L. James Got Skewered in This Twitter Q&A

Jun 29, 2015

On Monday Fifty Shades of Grey author E.L. James became the latest example of audience participation gone wrong. The emoticon-prone author stopped by Twitter's U.K. headquarters for a Q&A session, mostly to questions about what music inspires her or which scenes from the book were the hardest and easiest to write. But she also got a lot of questions about the quality of her writing, the novels' Twilight inspirations and whether or not she glorifies domestic abuse. Though the Twitter interview ended hours ago, questions are still pouring in. Here's a sampling of what James (or the person screening her questions) saw today:

https://twitter.com/iEatFeelings/status/615605818663157760

https://twitter.com/JonathasSoares/status/615605714304794624

https://twitter.com/bonniealba/status/615605857049513984

https://twitter.com/avestal/status/615578089511190528

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