Argentina may be offering a $940/month pension plan for writers. Eligibility requirements include 20 years of work in “literary creation” and five published works with ISBN numbers. This bill was proposed amidst the festivities of the Buenos Aires International Book Expo, one of the biggest book expos in the world.
James Johnson was an intern for The Millions, managing social media. He is a student at The New School, Eugene Lang College, and lives in the East Village.
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