Links 5 – 16 October

Elizabeth Gilbert’s Dec. 2000 GQ profile of Hank Williams III via Send Me a Story

Atul Gawande in the New Yorker on how coaching has helped him reach a new personal best

MERIP’s Maroz Tadros with an important report from the front lines of Egypt’s Bloody Sunday

Translated Egyptian author Alaa al-Aswany on bigotry (original Arabic) via The Arabist

Bilingual babies in The New York Times and brilliant baby talk on YouTube

Images: Women of the early 20th century photographed by the Seeberger Brothers


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