Posted on 09/08/2021 at 10:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Guardian has news of two literary discoveries: one poetry, one prose. The former is an ancient Greek text that...

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Posted on 09/03/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Yale University Library has launched a digital collections platform available to anyone with internet. The digitized documents in Yale’s...

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Posted on 08/27/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: Don’t tick off a writer, if you can help it. Poet...

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Posted on 08/27/2021 at 09:42 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This month marks seventy-five years since John Hersey’s reporting on the aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing appeared in The New...

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Posted on 07/28/2021 at 01:45 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy birthday to beloved children’s author Beatrix Potter! You may perhaps be re-reading The Tale of Peter Rabbit to celebrate...

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Posted on 07/26/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A copy of The Prophet once owned by Elvis Presley could be yours … for $27,000. Literary Hub reports that...

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Posted on 07/22/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We have the results from the Sylvia Plath auction earlier this month, and they’re a little surprising. Literary Hub reports...

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Posted on 07/14/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When one thinks of Shirley Jackson’s writing, one likely thinks of the dark and fantastic. So here’s a little change...

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Posted on 07/13/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

France has succeeded in keeping a historic Marquis de Sade manuscript within its borders. The Guardian reports that the French...

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Posted on 07/09/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A researcher and nun believes she’s found previously unknown Dante Alighieri manuscripts. Literary Hub reports, citing The Times, that Julia...

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