Catapult Extra

Links for Wednesday, June 21st

On Sunday, Seattle police officers shot and killed Charleena Lyles, a pregnant woman who had called to report a robbery, in her home in front of her children. Rahawa Haile has been writing some knock-down incredible pieces about her Appalachian Trail thru-hike (I will not be satisfied until I can read her book and maybe […]



Rejoice: Tracy  K. Smith is the new U.S. Poet Laureate! (Read this poem of hers and then you can spend several minutes every day thinking about it, as I do.)

The History of Pop-Up Books!

(That “economic anxiety,” though.)

I confess I read this headline and could not help thinking “Fuck you” but of course the article is very interesting and I guess I just get defensive sometimes