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November 30, 2017 Next year, 2018, is the 100th anniversary of the Great Influenza, a pandemic that took the lives of 50–100 million people—between 3 and 5 percent of the world’s population at that time. The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History will mark the anniversary with a new exhibition, …
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The annual prize, in its inaugural year, will be awarded to one work of fiction. For the next few months, 20 books remain in contention — including works by Jesmyn Ward, Roxane Gay and Lisa Ko. (Image credit: Svitlana Unuchko/Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The illustrator known as Liniers is becoming known in the U.S. for his New Yorker covers and children’s books. But in Argentina, he’s been a multimedia presence for over a decade. (Image credit: Camilo Garzón for NPR)