Friday Finds for Writers

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Writing-related resources, news, and reflections to peruse over the weekend.

  • Over on The Paris Review‘s site, Mark Polizzotti reflects on the art and practice of translating Patrick Modiano.
  • And for Kenyon Review‘s blog, Aatif Rashid explains why he finds it “immensely reductive to describe Philip Roth as a ‘white and male novelist.'”
  • Presenting a Nieman Lab piece in which a New York Times editor offers pitching advice.
  • To lighten the mood: Enjoy R.L. Maizes’s “Apology to Facebook for Cheating with Twitter,” over on the Brevity blog.
  • And of course, you’ll discover a fresh set of Jewish-literary links today over on the My Machberet blog.
  • Have a good weekend, everyone.