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Top AJBlogs For The Weekend Of 06.17.18

Meeting Jamie Shew Having heard an advance CD by Jamie Shew, a singer new to me, I asked the trumpeter Bobby Shew if she is related to him. He followed his answer—No— with a question … read more AJBlog: RiffTidesPublished 2018-06-15 Engagement is Everything Tina Mion’s Stop-Action Reaction – Jacqueline Kennedy, King of Hearts. 1997. I was […]

Arundhati Roy Sounds A Clarion Call For Writers

The novelist and essayist says it’s not the job of a writer to be an activist – but that writers are always political, and now that is deeply necessary. “Individuals are being turned into micro-fascists by so many means. It is the mobs and vigilantes going and lynching people. So more than ever, the point […]