This installment of the PEN Poetry Series, selected by Ana Božičević and Amy King, features an excerpt from Kim Rosenfield’s Lividity, which was recently published by Les Figues Press. from Lividity In…More
A Few Ideas from My Black BoxOrange crush. No, blue field.Wait, green ember. Maybe red beam.In-any-case yellow. Possibly,Netherworld gray. Quivering purple?Skylark white. Taking out the trashbeneath a shuddering sadness…More
We Need Diverse Books Launches #BooksSaveLives Initiative Against Censorship https://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/childrens/childrens-industry-news/article/91016-we-need-diverse-books-launches-bookssavelives-initiative-against-censorship.html via @publisherswkly
As Chinese people frustrated by severe Covid lockdowns have taken to the streets, experts say the sheer volume of video clips on sites such as WeChat and video sharing app Douyin has likely overwhelmed the armies of censors policing the internet in China. https://www.nytimes.com/2022/11/30/business/china-protests-censorship-video.html?unlocked_article_code=pUzXt8k6zoNFES-Q2AI3xyDJJQUAVTtOW4dOkwpUAuUlDcSl8mBltmIQtaSrGyDDXlwWUDVmquVeXzPO1CSgWUZZNjEo9jGpoCCqrG0VaTcN_OEa5GNnJnEvX7AGSz4aASFno3AbDwjew564BvwFiuAlMhuq7V-N_Y0gid9V7BQR6P7LavuuVRvu_Fnr8srWhN_kq728yYV38iZSI3qersN1c5h_Ern2r0FPE2zgTljChRV4YxP8LlZNS3YZ7dvzxe3QKSl5Ycz_v7_T08cdukFIU8HjRvSvh1WiznWlduB6ULLk7AIugO-dmZBidJbdK6LQkhzYYWaCN2tMLf10zF785PThxxbverI&smid=tw-share
We are relieved to see writer #AnandTeltumbde released on bail in India after 31 months in pre-trial detention for his #FreedomToWrite. He should never have been jailed in the first place.