The Girl in the Photograph


The sound of “pobreza” (poverty) and “filia” (-phile) pushed together could almost sound poetic, if the word didn’t mean having a sexual affinity for poor, young women.

Over at The Morning News, Rumpus Assistant Books Editor Julie Morse writes about the symbolic violence of Mexico’s hashtag culture.

Roxie Pell is a student at Wesleyan University, where she writes for Wesleying and The Argus and tweets hilarious nuggets of pure wisdom @jonathnfranzen. More from this author →