Through his San Francisco non-profit, David Risher '87, Princeton comparative literature major, former Amazon executive, and co-founder and president of Worldreader, gives away millions of e-books to kids around the world.
Michael Wood, Princeton professor in English and Comparative Literature, is to chair next year’s judges of the Man Booker Prize, a prestigious award given to the best original novel written in the English language. Prof. Wood will be joined by poet John Burnside, two literary editors and novelist and biographer Frances Osborne.
Jeffrey T. Lawrence (2014) has won the International Association for Inter-American Studies Award for the best master’s thesis or dissertation in Inter-American Studies completed in 2013 or 2014. Dr.
Lital Levy's Poetic Trespass: Writing between Hebrew and Arabic in Israel/Palestine is the 2014 co-winner of the Association for Jewish Studies Jordan Schnitzer Book...