Rebecca Walkowitz on Writing in Translation
In this video, Rebecca Walkowitz, author of “Born Translated,” discusses writing in translation.
Watch Valerie Hudson and Patricia Leidl, the authors of THE HILLARY DOCTRINE: SEX AND AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY, discuss the importance of violence against women in foreign policy, the role of U.S. foreign policy in the world, and their new book with Rosa Brooks, Kathleen Kuehnast, and Daniela Ligiero.
FREEDOM AND THE SELF is an anthology of essays engaging directly with David Foster Wallace’s challenge to Richard Taylor’s famous argument for fatalism, published in FATE, TIME, AND LANGUAGE. In today’s post, read an excerpt and watch videos that set the stage for our feature on FREEDOM AND THE SELF by explaining DFW’s philosophical work from FATE, TIME, AND LANGUAGE.
In recognition of 4/20, we are re-posting Peter Maguire and Mike Ritter’s appearance on HuffPost Live to discuss their book Thai Stick: Surfers, Scammers, and the Untold Story of the Marijuana Trade In the interview, Maguire and Ritter discuss drug...