Link Roundup: A Resistance Reading List, Trans Lit, & A.I.
Here are links to articles I’ve been meaning to read. Have you read any of these, and if so, what did you think? What’s on your to-read list?
A Time for Treason: A reading list created by a group of Black, Brown, Indigenous, Muslim, and Jewish people who are writers, organizers, teachers, anti-fascists, anti-capitalists, and radicals [The New Inquiry]
Against Students [The New Inquiry]
Driven to Distraction [Harper’s Magazine]
What are we teaching boys when we discourage them from reading books about girls? [The Washington Post]
The Coming of Age of Transgender Literature: These writers are embracing a more elastic literary form — the novel — and a number of recent works, often genre-bending as well as gender-bending, have won critical acclaim [The New York Times]
Elena Ferrante Stays Out of the Picture [The New York Times]
How a Woman Becomes a Lake [The New Yorker]
In the Age of A.I., Is Seeing Still Believing? Advances in digital imagery could deepen the fake-news crisis—or help us get out of it [The New Yorker]
A Warning From Europe: The Worst Is Yet to Come [The Atlantic]
CBD is everywhere. But is it a scam? The super-popular cannabis compound, explained [Vox]