Tagged:All posts tagged: Protest

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Issues

A Literary History of Women’s Rights in the United States

Though we’ve a long way still to go, women’s rights have been evolving positively and steadily for more than a century. Let’s look at the books, shall we?

Books

5 Books on the Power of Protest: From Pussy Riot to the Arab Spring

The work of resistance is never a fixed, quantifiable event. Its impact ripples onward without end, as these books illustrate.

History

In Wartime: A Reader’s Guide to Ukraine in 5 Books

With the release of Tim Judah's In Wartime, which gives readers a look at what Ukraine once was, we've rounded up the 5 best books on Ukraine and Russia.

News

Weekend Reading: Planes, Protest, and the Final Four

This weekend, get up to speed on Cyprus's dramatic history, reevaluate protest in the 21st century, and prepare for the Final Four.

News

Authors of Protest: Where Social Action Meets Literature

As protests break out across the states, one hopes that writers will continue to point out flaws where they find them, both taking a stand against injustice and helping to make that struggle more cogent to the rest of us.

News

Beijing Bastard: Val Wang on Hong Kong Unrest and a Changing China

The protests in Hong Kong are the largest pro-democracy demonstration in China since Tiananmen Square. Val Wang, author of Beijing Bastard, looks back on her own time in China and the kind of cultural changes she witnessed firsthand.