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Claudia Rankine in conversation in Bristol

I wanted to jot down some thoughts while they're still fresh in my head after hearing Claudia Rankine in conversation with David Olusoga in Bristol last Friday. The evening started with David Olusoga telling Claudia Rankine that  Citizen, Rankine's book of lyrical essays, fragments, and images of artwork, is like no other poetry book he's… Continue reading Claudia Rankine in conversation in Bristol

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Tweets from PalFest 2016

The Palestine Festival of Literature (PalFest) is taking place, in events across historic Palestine, May 21 - 26. the power of culture over the culture of power The festival's mission is explained on its Facebook page as follows: The Palestine Festival of Literature (PalFest) was established in 2008 with the aim of supporting cultural life in… Continue reading Tweets from PalFest 2016