1. ““[The plan] asks faculty members, some of whom have lived their entire adult lives working and teaching at Yale, to make a sudden life-changing decision in a matter of months in return for a cash payment,” the draft report reads.” And they are outraged by that fact, link here. Just imagine what getting fired must be like.
4. New Proust stories appearing in English for the first time order them here.
10. Talking about Trees (New Yorker link), a very good Sudanese movie, also a lesson in development economics.