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Best of the Web 03/20/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

 

In an interview with Lit Hub, author Mohsin Hamid shares his thoughts on progressive politics and transcendent love. 

"Mohsin Hamid: "Migration is the Starting Point for Everybody""

March 20, 2017 | GrubWrites

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Best of the Web 03/13/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

 

Combine your love for books and travelling with this bucket list of the most beautiful libraries in the world. From Ireland to India, these breathtaking bookshelves will blow any bibliophile's mind.

"15 Of The Most Beautiful Libraries In The World"

 

No life is unplundered by loss, so when grief comes, find consolation from some of humanity's greatest minds and largest spirits. Collected here are words of comfort and compassion from Albert ...

March 13, 2017 | GrubWrites

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Best of the Web 02/20/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

Rachel Sanders from Buzzfeed put together a collection of essays that talk about the immigrant experience and share what it takes, and means, to uproot your life and begin again in a different country. 

"Essays About the Immigrant Experience

February 21, 2017 | GrubWrites

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Best of the Web 02/14/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

As the push for diversity in fiction begins changing the publishing ecosystem, we begin to see an emergence of sensitivity readers who have an increased sense of social conscience that help elevate stories that richly reflect the variety of human experience. 

February 14, 2017 | GrubWrites

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Best of the Web 01/16/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

In this Buzzfeed essay on her years as a publicist, Emily Gould reflects on the difficulty women face in the workplace, and how they are still struggling to break free from personality stereotypes, especially as authors. 

January 16, 2017 | GrubWrites

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