Three points of interest
2. "All examples show interventions in public spaces to sensitize for and resist against social exclusion"
Graffiti is also a way of bringing attention to a problem that may not be commonly recognized I takes over a public space to force people to look at a problem and understand that it exists and should be paid attention to. It allows for their to be a space for these issue to come to light where mainstream media may not allow it to.
3. Immigrant fictional writers are often portrayed as being the same
Saša Stanišiç writes about the three myths of Immigrant writing, and talks about how characterizing immigrant literature in one category is not doing the writing justice, as every migrant story has different experiences that foster different view points and different stories. As she says, "To speak of a single "immigrant literature" is simply wrong, because it is wrongly simple."
Laurette Hanna will be a sophomore at the University of Washington with intended majors in psychology and political science. She is hoping to pursue a career in law with a focus in social justice and civil litigation, with goals to work for the ACLU.