SVWC Writers Speaking Out: July 18-24

SVWC Writers Speaking Out: July 18-24


Photo Credit: Nils Ribi

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

Lynsey Addario (SVWC 2017) – “‘I felt like the pandemic was being censored.’ Photographing the fight for life – and grief of death – in COVID-19 Britain” – National Geographic

Mitch Albom (SVWC 1997-1999, 2001-2005) – “Our next attack on COVID-19 must be smarter” Detroit Free Press

Jeffrey Brown (SVWC 2013-2019) – “Pandemic brings challenges, new opportunities for music industryPBS NewsHour

Karen Crouse (SVWC 2018) – “At the British Masters, Empty Fairways, Empty Pubs, and a Hole in the Bubble” The New York Times

Thomas L. Friedman (SVWC 2018) – “Trump’s Wag-the-Dog War” The New York Times

Juliette Kayyem (SVWC 2004 & 2006) – “Trump is the Problem. The Organizational Chart Doesn’t Matter.The Atlantic

Steven Lee Myers (SVWC 2016) – “Battle in the HimalayasThe New York Times

Susan Orlean (SVWC 2020) – “Susan Orlean takes us behind her drunken Twitter whirlwind – and the wild responses” Los Angeles Times

Curtis Sittenfeld  (SVWC 2014) – “Finally Write That Short Story” The New York Times

Jeffrey Toobin (SVWC 2017) – “New York’s Primary-Vote-Count Chaos Signals Trouble for November” The New Yorker

Isabel Wilkerson (SVWC 2011) – “”Racism’ Did Not Seem Sufficient.’ Author Isabel Wilkerson on the American Caste System” Time Magazine







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