- Sasha Weiss
Sasha Weiss is culture editor of the New York Times Magazine, where she covers film, television, books, fine art, theater, and music. Weiss has written about feminist artist Judy Chicago, innovative theater director Sam Gold, and the #YesAllWomen movement, and has reviewed The Last Love Song, a biography of Joan Didion. Prior to joining the New York Times, Weiss was culture desk editor at the New Yorker and an editor at the New York Review of Books.
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Kudos to @jeremycyoung, @jonfreadom, @JeffreyASachs and others at @PENamerica for their ESSENTIAL work on *educational gag orders.* Everyone who cares about public education should read their new report--
Moscow-controlled Supreme Court in Crimea has shortened the prison term of journalist Vladyslav Yesypenko by one year to 5 years.
Yesypenko—the 2022 PEN/Barbey Freedom to Write Award honoree—was detained in Russian-occupied Crimea on March 10, 2021.
“The event will be live streamed, and PEN America is asking those unable to attend to show their support by hosting a public reading of Rushdie’s work in their own community.”