Daily Archives: November 21, 2015

Kamel Daoud: Recommended Reading

by | November 21, 2015

Adam Shatz’s April 1, 2015 article, “Stranger Still,” published in the New York Times Magazine is an introduction to Kamel Dowd: I first heard about the writer Kamel Daoud a few years ago, when an Algerian friend of mine told me I should read him if I wanted to understand how her country had changed… Read more »

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I’ll ride with you

by | November 21, 2015

So, I’m not a big fan of Twitter, as it tends to make manifest the worst aspects of our attention deficient society. But even Twitter isn’t all bad…. I guess… Twitter users have been using #IllRideWithYou to offer company to Muslim riders on public transit following reports that two women wearing hijabs were accosted on… Read more »

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