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Blocking Minds
by  / May 22, 2017
Columnist Tarik Günersel discusses Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's visit to the White House, the blocking of Wikipedia in Turkey, and the resulting protests to fight for freedom of speech and information. Read more...
Learning to Live with Outsider-ness: An Interview with Geeta Kothari
by  / May 17, 2017
In this interview with Sampsonia Way and Aster(ix) Journal, Kothari speaks about her relationship with her mother, her family's experience as outsiders, and her own journey through writing. Read more...
Two Poems Read by Ekiwah Adler-Belendez
by  / May 15, 2017
Mexican-American poet Ekiwah Adler-Belendez reads two of his poems as part of City of Asylum's annual Jazz Poetry Month. Read more...

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