By Carrie Arcos 6 min read
Carrie Arcos, author of We Are All That's Left, details her experience with refugees, and why it should be obvious that all life is to be celebrated.
By Jessica Mizzi 8 min read
These ten riveting books all touch on pertinent issues in today's America, and for that reason alone, they're worth a read.
By Sharon Bala 4 min read
Sharon Bala, author of The Boat People, shares her experience writing a book about refugees, and offers advice for writing about darkness.
By Signature 13 min read
Never-before-seen writings from Joan Didion, H.G. Wells's classic manifesto The Rights of Man, rare interviews with Elton John, and more.
By Nathan Gelgud 2 min read
Hughes’s poem is about the illusion of ideals like freedom and liberty for black Americans, but it’s just as useful when applied to the events of today.
By Keith Rice 9 min read
In the kickoff to our new series, we've curated essential reading - fiction and nonfiction, by Syrians and non-Syrians, to understand this war-torn country.