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FRENCH PEN POSTERS

Molly’s posters from the PEN America protest are now available in French thanks to Nancy Bruseker. Click an image to download a hi-res copy which may be used for protest or educational purposes.  

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Art in Ad Places

Art in Ad Places is a 52-week campaign of replacing advertisements with artwork. Each week, we partner with a new artist to install their work at a payphone kiosk in New York City. Molly participated by providing one of her … Continue reading

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Talking to Anarchists in Greece

Greece’s Anarchists Are Taking Better Care of Refugees Than the Government   Volunteer groups like Calais Action and Samos Volunteers pick up much of the slack. Often leftist in ideology, volunteer groups work on shoestring budgets, but, unconstrained by the … Continue reading

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SPEAK OUT

These past few weeks it appears all our worst fears about the fallout of a Trump presidency have been realized. People across the country have responded to the fascist executive orders with righteous outrage and extraordinary empathy by means of … Continue reading

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Inauguration Day

Just released article in The Guardian: We need to fight for each other, every last one of us. Not to “tolerate”, like one tolerates painful shoes, but to proudly say that this world belongs to all of us, and that … Continue reading

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PEN America #writersresist Protest

This Sunday January 15th PEN America organized a rally at the New York Public Library central branch. We had the pleasure of collaborating with PEN to create a series of posters featuring landmark authors who have fought for freedom of expression.  … Continue reading

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Molly in India

Molly is in India this weekend for the Hindu Lit for Life literature festival in Chennai. If you are in the area we would love if you could join us for one of the talks she will be participating in. … Continue reading

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Year-end List: 2016

I’ve been doing these year-end, mostly professional wrap-ups since the hopeful early oughts, but, as the sun rises on the ashes of this last very bad, no good year, it feels even more vital to remember everything that was good. … Continue reading

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EJI: TERROR LYNCHING IN AMERICA

EJI collaborated with renowned artist Molly Crabapple on this animated video, which unflinchingly explores America’s brutal history of lynching and racial terror. The video portrays the violent aftermath of the Civil War, when racial terror and lynching were used to create racial hierarchy, disenfranchisement, and … Continue reading

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Molly speaks about the Annotated Muses Show

Listen as Molly details her process in creating each painting, her relationship with the muses, and the secret meanings behind some of the annotations. Full video here: https://news.artnet.com/exhibitions/molly-crabapple-video-postmasters-657218

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Brooklyn Book Festival Appearances!

  For more info on Writing the War: http://www.brooklynbookfestival.org/2016-festival/writing-the-war For more info on Dark Nights, Bright Words: https://www.facebook.com/events/937367443051721/ (tickets $5)

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ANNOTATED MUSES OPENING THIS SATURDAY

WE COULD NOT BE MORE EXCITED!  Annotated Muses, a gigantic 11 painting show, will finally be available for public viewing THIS SATURDAY September 10th! This may be your one chance to see the paintings all together in one place as they’re … Continue reading

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The Trumpination: Molly at #RNCinCLE 2016

  I had never been to a political convention. I don’t cover electoral politics, but when The Daily Beast offered me the chance to cover the most hyped presidential nomination since Hubert Humphrey’s kicked off the Siege of Chicago, I … Continue reading

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