FAME by past @CullmanNYPL Fellow Daniel Kehlmann is "probably the most entertaining book about existential angst that you will ever read" writes Stacy Mosher in her recommendation for @PENamerica's Translation Reading List:
PEN America will join @pen_belarus & @4freerussia_org on July 15 to discuss the crackdown in Belarus leading up to the country’s August 9 presidential election. To learn more, see our statement: https://bit.ly/2Z0kLjz.
Efforts by the United Arab Emirates to fight the coronavirus have renewed questions about mass surveillance in this U.S.-allied federation of seven sheikhdoms. From streets to the tourist attractions, cameras everywhere track license plates and faces. https://wapo.st/3fcP79C