- Philip Gourevitch on Reporting Genocide
Philip Gourevitch on Reporting Genocide
Philip Gourevitch, Editor of the Paris Review discusses the obscenity of neutrality in the face of genocide and the the cumulative power of truth telling. From the 2006 PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
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Join us Friday August 19:
One week after the brutal attack on author @SalmanRushdie, the NY literary community is rallying in solidarity and presenting public readings from Rushdie's works on the steps of @nypl on 5th Avenue.
#StandWithSalman. Details: https://pen.org/event/stand-with-salman/
There's a "before" & "after" to the new #SalmanRushdie affair. This terrorist attack requires a strong reply. So, in @TheAtlantic, my call for the author of #TheSatanicVerses, and my dear friend, Salman Rushdie, to receive the #NobelPrize in Literature. https://bit.ly/3JZ22vX