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WWB Features Writing Exile in September Issue

This September, Words without Borders presents writing about and from exile.

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Cartoon: Prices

In this cartoon, Moroccan artist Tarek Benbaba depicts the effect fear can have on free speech.

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Sehba Sarwar: A Voice That Breaks Boundaries

Sehba Sarwar founded Voices Breaking Boundaries, a cultural organization that crosses borders, sustains dialogue, and incites social justice through art.

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The Gypsy Goddess. Cover design by Studio Helen. Credit: Atlantic Books.

The Gypsy Goddess by Meena Kandasamy

An excerpt from The Gypsy Goddess by Meena Kandasamym, an experimental novelization of an uprising and massacre of agricultural workers in India, and a meditation on the impossibility of writing a novel.

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The Freedom Chat: A Video Conversation with Alfredo Corchado Jimenez

In the tenth installment of The Freedom Chat, we talk to award-winning journalist Alfredo Corchado Jimenez, who is renowned for his coverage of corruption and drug cartels in the U.S. and Mexico.

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The Gypsy Goddess. Cover design by Studio Helen. Credit: Atlantic Books.
The Gypsy Goddess by Meena Kandasamy
by Meena Kandasamy / September 8, 2014
An excerpt from The Gypsy Goddess by Meena Kandasamym, an experimental novelization of an uprising and massacre of agricultural workers in India, and a meditation on the impossibility of writing a novel. Read more...
Photo via Youtube user: Tedx Talks.
Sehba Sarwar: A Voice That Breaks Boundaries
by Bina Shah / September 10, 2014
Sehba Sarwar founded Voices Breaking Boundaries, a cultural organization that crosses borders, sustains dialogue, and incites social justice through art. Read more...
Emily Parker, writer and digital diplomacy advisor. Photo: via The Baltimore Sun.
Raising the Internet’s Underground Voices: Emily Parker
by Nicole Lund / September 11, 2014
An interview with Emily Parker, former writer for the Wall Street Journalist and member of Hillary Clinton's staff. Parker's new book examines the impact of the Internet on citizens of authoritarian governments. Read more...
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Writers in the Garden: Wendy Paff
by Sampsonia Way / September 11, 2014
On July 17th, City of Asylum Pittsburgh presented Writers in the Garden, an annual celebration of local poets and the Northside community. Read more...

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    On July 17th, City of Asylum Pittsburgh presented Writers in the Garden, an annual celebration of local poets and the Northside community. Curated by Jim Daniels, this year’s featured writers were Craig Bernier, Leslie Anne McIlroy, Dave Newman, Wendy Paff, and Jamar Thrasher.

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