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“Enter Ghost” author Isabella Hammad has been shortlisted for the Aspen Words Literary Prize, recognizing works of fiction with a social impact. Her latest novel explores themes of family, displacement and resistance, set against the backdrop of the theater world and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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Hammad is a first-time finalist for the award, which honors works of fiction that explore vital contemporary issues. Her latest novel, “Enter Ghost,” follows an actress to her ancestral homeland in Palestine, where she’s pulled into a production of “Hamlet” on the West Bank.
  • On today's newscast: a new privacy law in Colorado that protects a person’s neurological data is the first-of-its-kind in the nation, Aspen’s annual Wintersköl celebration will come a little earlier this year, Aspen Mountain closes out the local ski season this weekend, there are lots of Earth Day celebrations coming up in the valley, and more.
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When you sign up to give $15 a month this April, you'll be entered into a drawing to win two passes to the iconic 41st annual Food & Wine Classic.
Join us at the historic Wheeler Opera House for this two-day event that will showcase expert panels, groundbreaking research, and firsthand insights into the transformative world of psychedelic medicines.
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