SVWC Writers Speaking Out: August 15-21

SVWC Writers Speaking Out: August 15-21


Photo Credit: Nils Ribi

Here’s what our SVWC alumni have been writing about this week:

Mitch Albom (SVWC 1997-1999, 2001-2005) – “Masks or computers a losing battle for Michigan schools”Detroit Free Press

William  D. Cohan (SVWC 2015) – “Why Isn’t Wall Street Freaking Out Over Exploding Debt and Deficits? – Vanity Fair

Maureen Corrigan (SVWC 2016) – “‘Black Bottom Saints’ Is A Gorgeous Swirl Of Fiction, History And Detroit Motor Oil” NPR 

Karen Crouse (SVWC 2018) – “Danielle Kang Worked Through Her L.P.G.A. Break. It Shows.” – The New York Times

Sheri Fink (SVWC 2015) – “F.D.A.’s Emergency Approval of Blood Plasma Is Now on Hold” – The New York Times

Thomas L. Friedman (SVWC 2018) – “Will 2020’s Election Be the End of Our Democracy?” – The New York Times

Lauren Groff (SVWC 2017) – “The Dark Soul of the Sunshine State” – The Atlantic

Terrance Hayes (SVWC 2018) – “Pseudacris Crucifer” – The New Yorker

Carl Hiaasen (SVWC 2008 & 2019) – “Author Carl Hiaasen Skewers Palm Beach and Florida Life in ‘Squeeze Me’” – NPR’s Fresh Air

Robert Kagan (SVWC 2019) – “China’s Dangerous Taiwan Temptation” – The Washington Post

Mark Leibovich (SVWC 2019) – “The Phantom-Limb Democratic Convention” – The New York Times

David Wallace-Wells (SVWC 2020) – “What Climate Alarm Has Already Achieved” – New York Magazine

E. O. Wilson (SVWC 2012) – “The Zombie Ants” – The New York Times

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