Posted on 12/19/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Speaking of literary adaptations — it appears that critics aren’t exactly purring with pleasure for the latest version of the...

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Posted on 12/16/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The movie adaptation of the musical Cats — itself based on a TS Eliot poem — hits theaters this week....

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Posted on 12/11/2019 at 07:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Neil Gaiman is no stranger to the world of writing. Yet he was surprised by the shape that his creative...

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Posted on 12/10/2019 at 08:26 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Emily Dickinson, one of the greatest American poets, was born on this day in 1830. Appropriately for one who wielded...

Posted on 12/05/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Academy of American Poets has revealed the monthly curators of daily poetry for 2020. These twelve guest editors, all...

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Posted on 12/05/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Baltimore has celebrated its Edgar Allan Poe connection for years, and now it’s receiving some official recognition. United for Libraries,...

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Posted on 11/21/2019 at 07:09 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The National Book Foundation handed out the 2019 National Book Awards last night. The following five books emerged from a...

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Posted on 11/15/2019 at 07:26 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An extra stanza of Charles Baudelaire’s erotic poem “The Jewels” has been made public for the first time in more...

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Posted on 11/13/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bookworms might want to ask for airfare to Key West for their Christmas present this year. Poet and short-story writer...

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Posted on 10/30/2019 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The first three episodes of Apple TV’s Dickinson — the quasi-modern adaptation of poet Emily Dickinson’s life — come out...