A Brunch for the idle rich

If you want to save the world, invest in your own communities. Pay your taxes. And support social movements. Over a thousand private jets have landed at the Swiss mountain ski resort of Davos, where the planet’s elected presidents and unelected financial rulers have gathered for the World Economic Forum. There, they discuss the fate…

via What rich people should have done instead of going to Davos, and what they should do when they get home — Quartz

Designing Women seeking a place in the Sun

The Association of Caribbean Women Writers & Scholars (ACWWS) has just announced a call for papers for “The Unexpected Caribbean” Symposium, to take place on October 18-20, 2018, at the University of Kansas (Lawrence, Kansas). The abstract deadline is March 31, 2018. Description: In 1779, the first permanent resident of what was to become Chicago, IL, […]

via Call for Papers: “The Unexpected Caribbean” Symposium — Repeating Islands