AWP 2017 / Photo: Alexandra Goodman

World Literature Today“Three Takeaways from AWP 2017” by Lucy Mahaffey

Armed with a printed schedule and a head full of advice, I walked boldly into my first ever AWP. I was honored to attend the 2017 conference, and as a previous World Literature Today intern I couldn’t be more grateful for the support and suggestions of WLT staff. No warning, however, could prepare me for the sheer volume of people, publishers, and ideas condensed into such a space. On a crisp February…



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Journal of Global Affairs – Uganda’s Path to Energy Access – Is It Climate Friendly? by Lucy Mahaffey

Only 18 percent of Ugandans have access to energy. Compare this to 100 percent access in the similarly sized United Kingdom or 23 percent for their neighbors in Kenya. Uganda does not have energy security, or “the uninterrupted availability of energy sources at an affordable price.” Climate concerns, such as…