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Claudia Rankine and Ian Buruma shine at 2015 PEN awards

It doesn't have the glitz of some of the other literary gongs but the PEN awards recognised a number of under-appreciated writers In an auditorium at the New School in New York on Monday night one of the quieter events of the literary season took ... ACQ Magazine, 3 weeks ago
PEN announces award-winners and shortlists Los Angeles Times, 1 month ago

The Soccer Mafia

by Ian Buruma | NEW YORK The only surprise about the arrest of seven FIFA officials in a Swiss hotel in the early morning of May 27 is that it happened at all. Most people assumed that these pampered men in expensive suits, governing the ...
 The St Kitts and Nevis Observer1 month ago
CHINAdaily Africa

Japan cannot move on from the past until it faces up to it squarely

German President Joachim Gauck (1st R) greets Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (2nd R) and Prince Philip (3rd R) at the Bellevue Palace in Berlin, Germany, on June 24, 2015. Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip are on an official visit to ...
 CHINAdaily Africa2 days ago

America floats between modernity & collapse: What Japan can teach the U.S. about averting disaster

Morris Berman, American historian, cultural theorist, and sociologist, is a starry eyed realist whose grim forecast of American demise makes him alone even in leftist circles. In the brilliant trilogy of books on American decline — Twilight of ...
 Salon1 week ago
Harpers Magazine

Introducing the July Issue

A irplane travel used to be a luxury, a privilege enjoyed only by the elite, a reason to dress up. Now, a trip to the airport is an inconvenience at best. As evinced in this month's Folio—a collection of images from airports in Mumbai, Paris, ...
 Harpers Magazine2 weeks ago
New Zealand Herald

Author Jack Livings, poet Claudia Rankine, win PEN prizes

Poet Claudia Rankine has won another award, this time from PEN, while debut author Jack Livings received a $US25,000 prize from the literary and human rights organisation. The PEN American Centre announced that Livings had won the PEN/Robert W.
 New Zealand Herald3 weeks ago (Books) Jack Livings wins PEN award for China tales  Hong Kong Standard3 weeks ago Poet Claudia Rankine, author Jack Livings win PEN prizes  Metro Canada3 weeks ago Claudia Rankine wins PEN poetry prize; author Jack Livings wins $25,000 for story collection  1057 EZRrock3 weeks ago
Nikkei Asian Review

Blatter debacle shows world football could learn from the ADB

So it's a red card for Sepp Blatter, maximum leader of FIFA, the governing body of international football. Just days after winning a fifth consecutive term in a bizarre, North Korea-style election, he resigned, citing a "lack of support in the world ...
 Nikkei Asian Review3 weeks ago

The GodfifatherThe surprising fall of Sepp Blatter and the soccer mafia

So far, 14 men, including nine current or former FIFA executives (but not Blatter), have been charged with a range of fraud and corruption offenses in the United States, where prosecutors accuse them, among other things, of pocketing $150 million in ...
 Business World3 weeks ago : The GodfifatherThe surprising fall of Sepp Blatter and the soccer mafia  Business World3 weeks ago Opinion: The Godfifather: The surprising fall of Sepp Blatter and the soccer mafia  Business World3 weeks ago

An Anatomy of Surrender

Bruce Bawer Motivated by fear and multiculturalism, too many Westerners are acquiescing to creeping sharia. I slam divides the world into two parts. The part governed by sharia, or Islamic law, is called the Dar al-Islam , or House of ...
 Education News1 month ago

Number of scholars to sign statement urging Japan to address its wartime past tops 450

WASHINGTON The number of academics who have signed a statement urging Japan to address its wartime past has more than doubled since its publication two weeks ago, a scholar who leads the initiative said Tuesday. Mark Selden, a senior research ...
 Japan Times1 month ago
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