Posted on 11/25/2020 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Novelist Haruki Murakami's alma mater is building a new library to house everything he’s donated to it. Tokyo’s Waseda University...

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Posted on 11/13/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

London's new statue honoring Mary Wollstonecraft — a pioneering feminist who’s also famous for being the mother of Mary Shelley...

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Posted on 11/04/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A power struggle over a proposed Maya Angelou monument in San Francisco has ended. Artist Lava Thomas was originally chosen...

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Posted on 11/01/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Public Library is now the proud owner of Arthur Miller's personal collection. Fine Books Magazine reports that...

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Posted on 10/29/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Same story, different day: a beloved bookstore is crying out for help as the coronavirus pandemic slashes its sales. This...

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Posted on 10/27/2020 at 02:03 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Nancy Bass Wyden had hoped September would bring a fresh start on 2020 for her business, the iconic Strand bookstore...

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Posted on 10/27/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sharing information about a Welsh resort seems both fitting and completely tone-deaf right now. It’s fitting because we’re spreading the...

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Posted on 10/21/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Well, it’s a good thing that few people nowadays want to move into the city, because even fewer people can...

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Posted on 10/19/2020 at 01:14 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Are we drawn to this story because it’s about an unusual bookstore or because it’s set in a warm locale?...

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Posted on 10/19/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Outrage from all corners of the cultural world has failed to stop the conversion of a house significant to literature...

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