Ithaca City of Asylum

Category: Voices of Freedom


Turbulent times for political cartoonists

A recent article in the Columbia Journalism Review caught our attention. Writer Sam Thielman describes how political cartoons are, in some ways, the perfect media for our times, delivering their messages swiftly and straight to the gut. But they have…

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Exiled writer to speak on women, conflict, and the migrant experience Oct. 4 at Buffalo Street Books

For Kanchana Ugbabe, writing is not just a calling. It is also, she says, “almost a strategy for survival.” Ugbabe will read from her fiction and discuss her life as a South Asian, an expatriate, a woman, a teacher and…

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