Malala Yousafzai, shown here in March 2012, was shot in the head by the Taliban for supporting education rights for girls.
September 4, 2013 Also: Lemony Snicket on poetry and playground slides; tiny secret paintings on the sides of books; Lorin Stein on John Hollander.
John Hollander (right) inducts George Plimpton into the American Academy of Arts and Letters at a 2002 ceremony in New York.
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