Posted on 04/28/2020 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

April 28 holds quite a bit of significance for literary folks. Harper Lee and Terry Pratchett were both born on...

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Tagged As: Author interview, NPR, Poetry

Posted on 04/27/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Poet William Wordsworth was born 250 years ago this month, but the coronavirus pandemic has canceled the large celebrations that...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 04/21/2020 at 10:47 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A former poet laureate in Britain is leading an international effort to create a “living record” of the coronavirus pandemic....

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Posted on 04/15/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We saw a joke circulating on social media early in the pandemic that sarcastically expressed gratitude that every company with...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 04/08/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Let’s hear it one more time for the wonderful artists who are regrouping and rallying to bring us in-home entertainment...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 03/20/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Most likely, you won’t be gathering physically with the loved ones who don’t live with you tomorrow. But one way...

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Tagged As: Poetry

Posted on 03/17/2020 at 12:33 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We're guessing a gold-illuminated fifteenth-century manuscript isn't within your book-buying budget. So instead of bidding on the Divan of Hafez,...

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Tagged As: History, Poetry

Posted on 03/10/2020 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A rare and extremely old manuscript by a beloved Persian poet will head to auction. The gold-illuminated Divan of Hafez,...

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Posted on 02/21/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We know Amelia Earhart as an aviation pioneer and the heroine of a tragic mystery. But we should also know...

Tagged As: History, Literary Hub, Poetry

Posted on 02/14/2020 at 09:53 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

William Shakespeare has a way of hogging the English literary and linguistic spotlight. But when it comes to Valentine’s Day,...

Categories: Today in Books