Verso Books

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Name: Verso Books
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance – Book Salon Preview, emptywheel hosts

Today at 5pm ET, 2pm PT Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance Chat with Julia Angwin (Pulitzer Prize finalist) about her new book. Hosted by Marcy Wheeler . An inside look at who’s ... [Published Firedoglake - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

In Culture News: Cheap Radical Books, an Overabundance of Cleavage, and the Hugo House Is Looking for a Few Good Writers

Writers Love Free Stuff, Don't They? The Hugo House announced today that they're accepting applications for two very different writing positions. First up, the application window is open for young (35 and under) Seattle authors to apply for the Made ... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Josh Reubner, Jewish activist for ending Israeli occupation of Palestine, to speak in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Josh Reubner, former executive director of Jews for Peace in Palestine and Israel, and current director of the , will speak in Huntsville on why the U.S. hasn't been able to broker an Israeli-Palestinian peace and options for future ... [Published al.com - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Sex Workers Need Rights Not Rescue, Author Says

A woman in a short skirt and tall heels leans into a man's car on a seedy street, promising a good time, but with an air of desperation. It's the kind of stereotype that has come to represent all sex workers, says author Melissa Gira Grant in a new book ... [Published NBCNews.com - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Mar 05 2014 - Updated Mar 05 2014 - 1 reports

Judith Butler, Rashid Khalidi and over 150 other scholars condemn censorship, intimidation of Israel critics

Rashid Khalidi and Judith Butler The following open letter was shared with Mondoweiss: Whether one is for or against Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) as a means to change the current situation in Palestine-Israel, it is important to recognize ... [Published Mondoweiss - Mar 05 2014]
First reported Feb 22 2014 - Updated Feb 22 2014 - 1 reports

An Algorithmic “Assault On The Novel”

Tristano , an experimental novel based on the legend of Tristan and Isolde, was  way ahead of its time : First published in Italy in 1966, it has only been in the last decade that digital technology has made it possible for Tristano to be printed as ... [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Feb 22 2014]

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In Queens, N Y , transgender women "report in significant numbers that they cannot walk freely in their own neighborhoods" writes Gira Grant. Police accuse them of "working," she says, whether they are or not...

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Sex Workers Need Rights Not Rescue, Author Says [Published NBCNews.com - Mar 11 2014]
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Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, ... [Published Firedoglake - Apr 13 2014]
Today at 5pm ET, 2pm PT Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance Chat with Julia Angwin (Pulitzer Prize finalist) about her new book. Hosted by Marcy Wheeler . An inside look at who’s ...
In Culture News: Cheap Radical Books, an Overab... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 09 2014]
Writers Love Free Stuff, Don't They? The Hugo House announced today that they're accepting applications for two very different writing positions. First up, the application window is open for young (35 and under) Seattle authors to apply for the Made ...
Judith Butler, Rashid Khalidi and over 150 othe... [Published Mondoweiss - Mar 05 2014]
Rashid Khalidi and Judith Butler The following open letter was shared with Mondoweiss: Whether one is for or against Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) as a means to change the current situation in Palestine-Israel, it is important to recognize ...
An Algorithmic “Assault On The Novel” [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Feb 22 2014]
Tristano , an experimental novel based on the legend of Tristan and Isolde, was  way ahead of its time : First published in Italy in 1966, it has only been in the last decade that digital technology has made it possible for Tristano to be printed as ...
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