Posted on 12/01/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of December 1, 2019. Rex Stout (December 1, 1886): Stout...

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Posted on 11/25/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Machine learning has confirmed a 19th-century literary analyst’s theory about the authorship of the play Henry VIII. Back in 1850,...

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Posted on 11/17/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of November 17, 2019. Margaret Atwood (November 18, 1939): Atwood...

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Posted on 11/11/2019 at 10:11 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In honor of Veterans Day, we've compiled a long list of writers who also served in the military and grouped...

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Posted on 11/10/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of November 10, 2019: Fyodor Dostoevsky (November 11, 1821): Dostoevsky’s...

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Posted on 11/08/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A book that comes out next month argues that the English language had female writers much earlier than is commonly...

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Posted on 11/03/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of November 3, 2019: William Cullen Bryant (November 3, 1794):...

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Posted on 10/27/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of October 27, 2019. Dylan Thomas (October 27, 1914): Thomas,...

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Posted on 10/20/2019 at 07:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of October 20, 2019. Samuel Taylor Coleridge (October 21, 1772):...

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Posted on 10/13/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of October 13, 2019. Katherine Mansfield (October 14, 1888): Mansfield...

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