In Texas, the hunt for works deemed “woke” is organized

A parliamentary committee is attacking books making schoolchildren aware of racism and gender identity, arguing “Let them make white children feel guilty”. No less than 850 works are currently in the viewfinder. The school war is declared in Texas where the authorities of this conservative state in the south of the United States are attacking … Read more

Deemed too white to translate the black poet Amanda Gorman, she resigns after an “outcry”

In the Netherlands, Marieke Lucas Rijneveld, the translator of the young star who had caused a sensation during the inauguration of Joe Biden, preferred to throw in the towel after many criticisms on his ability to understand the work of an author colored. A Dutch novelist has resigned as translator of poet Amanda Gorman, the … Read more

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