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Cities & Stories. Reading, Writing, Teaching. Author of BATTLE FOR GROUND ZERO. insta=lizgreenspan.

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10/20
2020
@shannonmattern @ZaneGTCooper @lportwoodstacer HAPPY birthday! Hope it's been a good day.🎈🎆Unexpected: https://t.co/KVbDJpFohlWASHINGTON (AP) — US Supreme Court sides with Democrats to allow Pennsylvania to count mailed ballots received up to 3 days after election.
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @IamDarrenD EwFor posterity https://t.co/ABTuAIGuXaMasha Gessen as the president is a nice twist.i profiled saidiya hartman, one of the greatest thinkers on black life. or as arthur jafa calls her, "the archangel… https://t.co/Y4iic1KnK6
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @frumpenberg I will never understand the 2 people. All the rest I can get on board with."Centuries from now, archaeologists may unearth a stratigraphic layer of plastic waste—buried in landfills ... pres… https://t.co/a2ChemNuGNDIDYA REGISTER TO VOTE YET PA? Today is the day.
Retweeted by Elizabeth GreenspanIf you haven't already given to @mikedoyleforpa and helped #Philly defeat Trumpism, what are you even doing with yo… https://t.co/cnmMMOTIGq
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @Dan_UA Thx for posting!!
10/19
2020
@pmgentry Whoa
10/18
2020
https://t.co/zBNyFclWrKCryptic song lyric that I like from the 6 yr old: "I'm not heavy if I'm not strong."
10/17
2020
The last sentence is a crime against metaphor. https://t.co/legZkwKhDy
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @rachsyme Thank you!! 💕 📚 @rachsyme Narrative-driven, strong complicated women charactersOr, in other words, *for once*: know thy enemy. @nickhasthoughts Clearly.All I can think abt is the hug.
10/16
2020
The PhD, a soliloquyThis is the best news I’ve heard in ages. https://t.co/v4WuywKJIT
Retweeted by Elizabeth GreenspanLondon, Birmingham and other U.K. cities are now at a high alert for COVID-19, as officials tighten restrictions to… https://t.co/z6eCPGtOk0
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @amandakhurley Huh.
10/15
2020
Curious enthusiastic students are such a gift. They even make zoom teaching bearable!So @milkjawn came to west philly this past weekend and, while we all like each other in my family, we all agree it'… https://t.co/865VQbPFBkThe Scotus decision today on the Census is a very big deal. It means two things: 1) The Trump admin can rush the co… https://t.co/baSfeI3wVW
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan"Gordon took over Robeson, a small high school that takes students from across the city, in 2013, shortly after it… https://t.co/Wl8lOJzxsb @shannonmattern It is a great thing. One of the joys ❤"Establishing the civic infrastructure to identify and take action to remove or remedy these signs and symbols is v… https://t.co/TDNqKNg16X
10/14
2020
Is 'thum' instead of 'them' a philly thing? Asking for a friend's child.Reporting this, it surprised me how much COVID, and the losses it’s caused, connected canvassers and N. Philly resi… https://t.co/mNnexCFxs0
Retweeted by Elizabeth GreenspanAbt 9K needed, *20k* signed up to serve. I🤎 Philly https://t.co/IRHLF5Kj6sIf you applied to be a Philly poll worker and haven’t gotten a response, the city says it’s busy working through an… https://t.co/mS0lvafeC6
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @dianamlind @lfeatherz @nytimes so fantastic. congratulations :)Thank you to @lfeatherz for this @nytimes review of #bravenewhome calling it "one of those invaluable books that of… https://t.co/rLFPS23NG6
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10/13
2020
Not worth the upspeak tbh https://t.co/WmKknMVVbK
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10/12
2020
Two wins in PA yesterday, for democracy & language: state gop drops its "election integrity" committee and judge ru… https://t.co/XhEldJRp1H @jeremyhobson @hereandnow @WBUR @NPR Good luck in your next project. Will miss hearing your voice!
10/10
2020
“I love my dad, but at the same time I kind of hate him for this.” ICYMI: my latest for ⁦@TeenVogue⁩ is a dive int… https://t.co/yvSIYwb0UX
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @ElaineSimon1 Thanks. A wedding present. I love them.
10/9
2020
@BrentSirota *campari. @BrentSirota Indeed. I've come to like a bit more bourbon to the compari & vermouth. @BrentSirota !!My fav: a good ol' boulevardier. https://t.co/ipkTMfCrGpHoly shit Pete Buttigieg, holy shit! https://t.co/oyomgkUtNA
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @whet The need to declare meaning out of the meaningless is a pretty good metaphor for the state of our narcissism.Words of wisdom from the six yr old tonight: "you know, laughing and crying are kinda the same thing." 😂
10/8
2020
Come work with us at @Monument_Lab 📣! We are currently accepting candidates for two positions – Director of Partne… https://t.co/f2h62459Q3
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan‘We Need to Take Away Children,’ Jeff Sessions Said https://t.co/cBVl7X094Y
10/7
2020
Oh my God now we're arguing about plexiglass dividers. I thought they wanted walls. @jtaylor_arts Yes! @LeighHereNow I'm so sorry for your loss, Leigh.amazing. stunning. https://t.co/wLEQhGTmPjI am finding myself compelled to take deep breaths of air. Deep, nourishing breaths.
10/6
2020
Sen. Toomey 2022 retirement announcement is a reminder that Dems should not/must not assume 2022 will inevitably b… https://t.co/HzIuQA6bfO
Retweeted by Elizabeth GreenspanFor Times Insider, I wrote about writing about QAnon, and the importance of identifying the normie tipping point.… https://t.co/4vxM2sp9W8
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @paul_farber @Monument_Lab @MellonFdn @ProfessorEA congratulations!!.⁦@MellonFdn⁩ pledged to spend $250M over 5 yrs on The Monument Project to include not just memorials, statues & ma… https://t.co/PZYhFX8Xjb
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10/5
2020
Not that @SenToomey has it in him, but he could really be a hero for the nation here. He has nothing to lose at all… https://t.co/aVDMaX47oN
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @DanielTorday My hubby Mike is signed up. He just did the required online training. Happy to connect you if you want. @BiellaColeman It's really fascinating. I was trained in anthro; grew up in psych dominated household. My sense is… https://t.co/At8YdmddtPFunny not funny https://t.co/xnimNhHTJD
10/4
2020
'Saidiya Hartman’s Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments is an attempt to battle erasure, a determined strike agains… https://t.co/jh0VkqwGyU
Retweeted by Elizabeth GreenspanFrom March: Purposefully Exposing Someone To Coronavirus Could Bring Criminal Charges, Justice Department Warns https://t.co/5QNwMnvr0qBREAKING: “The president’s vitals over the last 24 hours were very concerning and the next 48 hours will be critica… https://t.co/E8ZzwMjsA8
Retweeted by Elizabeth GreenspanHi, Philly people. I'm teaching a 5-week (mostly) remote audio storytelling workshop at @ScribeVideo in West Philly… https://t.co/a71cuUQfpI
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10/3
2020
“Without Jennifer Jacobs, a dogged Bloomberg reporter who broke the story about Hicks’s illness, the world might st… https://t.co/mKRKv836gX
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @vauhinivara @RossGay18 @nicholsonbaker8 @the_jennitaur They're maybe more ruminative than delightful, but some of… https://t.co/WumH8IGWsr @BiellaColeman amazingThis is our local npr morning show. https://t.co/vKQ6NWcnuV @pmgentry Yeah. injecting more chaos/uncertainty helps him cause it creates new space for him to control ... feeling that too. @pmgentry True. So what's your sense of the escape route here?Brilliance at the sentence level: short phrases, strong punctuation (semi-colons most notably), and repetition (par… https://t.co/G0QD2wI57h
Retweeted by Elizabeth GreenspanLight box how I love thee. https://t.co/fhVzGN9fPfThe Social Dilemma: a list 1. boys and their toys 2. boys and their guilt 3. boys who made so much money making the… https://t.co/BQp73kQq4G
Retweeted by Elizabeth GreenspanCould really use some Trevor Noah &/or Sarah Cooper right now. #WWTNS #WWSCD @Sharronapearl Yes. Thankfully there are few undecideds at this point. We just need to keep going, not letting up, stay focused. @Sharronapearl Anything that changes the dynamic right now is a bad thing, I think. 🤕
10/2
2020
"we cannot discount the “solidarity in vulnerability that the pandemic has generated,” as Eddie Glaude Jr. put it,… https://t.co/6eq0UgC1kq @cejarvis I'm so sorry you had to endure all of this.I’ve spent a long time protecting people around miscarriage, but let me say now— no names attached— what happened t… https://t.co/Jh5OZ6d1nP
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10/1
2020
@StephenJ_Caruso When do they vote on this bill?The soundtrack for virtual school is *so great* why do you ask? 🤖🙉 https://t.co/yKP5hn1DfMDo you have unanswered questions about voting in this upcoming election? The @PhillyInquirer has put together a h… https://t.co/EZRagSC14V
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspanhttps://t.co/flFTSZVCpF @liquidperson He's going to lose here, that's what he knows.Holy fucking shit that was roughPhilly for the win. We are ready!!!! @michelledean Hell no. @Devan_Moodley He really does.I thought I came in with appropriately low expectations but I was SOOOOO WRONG. @jblumgart You have no idea. @Devan_Moodley So horrifying. He's such an asshole. @Devan_Moodley OMGChris Wallace's debate performance tonight is a great reminder that kindergarten teachers are underpaid. #Debates2020
Retweeted by Elizabeth Greenspan @DanielTorday Reflects the state of thingsUnintelligible.
9/30
2020

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