‘The absence of work in Spanish for the Nobel Prize in Literature, shows editorial racism’

1634851091 The absence of work in Spanish for the Nobel Prize

ABDULRAZAK GURNAH, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2021, was awarded “for his uncompromising and compassionate insight into the effects of colonialism and the fate of the refugee in the gulf between cultures and continents,” according to the award-winning Swedish Academy. . The author, born on the island of Zanzibar, in Tanzania, fled … Read more

Los Angeles: Oscar museum to tackle racism and sexism in cinema

Los Angeles Oscar museum to tackle racism and sexism in

(AFP) – The highly anticipated Los Angeles Oscars Museum will address the “problematic history” of the film industry, from the racism that plagued “Gone with the Wind” to recent controversies over the low representation of women and men. minorities, its officials said on Wednesday. It took nearly a century for the idea of ​​a museum … Read more

Winner of two Pulitzers, Colson Whitehead tells the story of US racism – Les Inrocks

Winner of two Pulitzers Colson Whitehead tells the story of

Crowned with a second Pulitzer, the African-American author publishes Nickel Boys : a dark and shocking seventh novel which extends his work of exploring the racist history of the United States. One of the events of the literary season. They are now four. Only two pairs of writers to have twice received the prestigious Pulitzer … Read more

“Nickel Boys” by Colson Whitehead, a story of racism and impunity – Jeune Afrique

1634260543 Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead a story of racism and

The Pulitzer Prize-winning new novel by Colson Whitehead, “Nickel Boys,” is inspired by the true story of boys being abused and abused in a Florida reformatory. What really happened to the boys at Dozier School for Boys in Florida? At the end of an investigation, launched shortly after the final closure in 2011 of this … Read more

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