Posted on 06/13/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of June 13, 2021. William Butler Yeats (June 13, 1865):...

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Posted on 06/10/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A centuries-old publisher will close at the end of this summer. The Guardian reports that Oxford University’s right to print...

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Posted on 06/06/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of June 6, 2021. Thomas Mann (June 6, 1875): Mann,...

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Posted on 06/04/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Yesterday we shared a review of a book about President Abraham Lincoln. In keeping with the theme, we’ll post about...

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Posted on 06/03/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Abraham Lincoln has achieved mythological status in the United States; his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, much less so. And part...

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Posted on 05/31/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If T-shirt weather hasn’t quite hit yet (or is in hiding today), it will surely arrive in your area soon....

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Posted on 05/30/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of May 30, 2021. Countee Cullen (May 30, 1903): Cullen...

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Posted on 05/26/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1897, Bram Stoker’s Dracula was published, cementing its author’s name in literary history. We knew Literary...

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Posted on 05/23/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of May 23, 2021. Margaret Fuller (May 23, 1810): The...

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Posted on 05/16/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of May 16, 2021. Adrienne Rich (May 16, 1929): Rich,...

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