Posted on 06/15/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This year’s Bloomsday celebrations will (almost) grant the “citizen” from Ulysses his wish. The Guardian reports that the LE James...

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Posted on 06/10/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A centuries-old publisher will close at the end of this summer. The Guardian reports that Oxford University’s right to print...

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Posted on 06/09/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Book-burnings are nothing new, sadly. However, one recent instance of destruction stood out because of who was doing the burning...

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Posted on 06/08/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Those speaking out against injustice and wrongs in the world often find themselves attacked, not praised, for their efforts. Zimbabwean...

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Tagged As: Awards, The Guardian

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

Twitter has suspended author Naomi Wolf for spreading myths about COVID-19, vaccines, and lockdowns. The social media platform said the...

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Tagged As: Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 06/04/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A new exhibit at the Charles M. Schulz Museum offers a possible peek at what the famed Peanuts creator saw...

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

The International Booker Prize has gone to a French author — and one of African heritage — for the first...

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Posted on 06/01/2021 at 04:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

News services are putting the spotlight on efforts to save literary treasures for public enjoyment. The New York Times circled...

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Posted on 05/31/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Memorial Day was created to honor the US military members who lost their lives serving their country. But because it...

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Posted on 05/28/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Most English students working on translating ancient Greek are using a dictionary written in Victorian times. As you might imagine,...

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Tagged As: Language, The Guardian