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 07/06/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An auction that opens this week will contain an impressively intimate collection of Sylvia Plath items. The Guardian reports that...

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Posted on 06/25/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Until this year, many Americans probably weren’t aware that there was a national youth poet laureate. But then inaugural poet...

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Posted on 06/24/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Spring cleaning is still going on at the British Library, apparently, because documents relating to two major English writers have...

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Posted on 06/09/2021 at 09:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Simply visiting the homes or haunts of famous writers can be a moving experience for their fans. But imagine walking...

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Posted on 06/02/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Those of you who live in areas where cicadas are emerging may not want to think about the chattering creatures....

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Posted on 05/19/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We wish we’d seen this post about Isaac Asimov a week earlier, on National Limerick Day. But then again, though...

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Posted on 05/18/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Jhumpa Lahiri’s most recent book, Whereabouts, was originally written in Italian, a language she learned as an adult. And she’s...

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Posted on 05/04/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We typically hear about grandparents bragging up their grandchildren far more often than the reverse. That makes the tale of...

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Tagged As: Amazon, Poetry, The Guardian

Posted on 04/26/2021 at 10:05 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Days before the auction even begins, a handwritten copy of a Robert Frost poem has blown past bid estimates. Literary...

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