Posted on 06/25/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Hey, here’s some uplifting Stan Lee news: A novel from the late Marvel Comics icon will be published this fall. A...

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Posted on 06/21/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Unsurprisingly — given the Internet attention it garnered — the group that wrongly petitioned Netflix to can...

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Posted on 06/20/2019 at 09:08 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Over 20,000 people have signed a petition seeking to cancel the show Good Omens because they believe it promotes Sa...

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Posted on 06/19/2019 at 06:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

PEN America is among the many organizations condemning the death of an author held for several months in a Chinese deten...

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Tagged As: Politics, The Guardian

Posted on 06/19/2019 at 08:28 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here’s a how-to guide that we hope you never need, though it sounds like an intriguing read regardless: Prison: A...

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Posted on 06/22/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Next time you hear someone dismiss a language debate with “oh, semantics,” consider showing them a recent ar...

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Posted on 06/18/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

For the first time in its eighty-plus-year history, the Carnegie Medal has gone to a writer of color. Slam poet Elizabet...

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Posted on 06/17/2019 at 04:50 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last week, Penguin Random House assured the public that one of its books was not, in fact, anti-Semitic. But within a fe...

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Tagged As: Nonfiction, The Guardian

Posted on 06/14/2019 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When Naomi Wolf acknowledged last month that corrections needed to be made to her new book Outrages: Sex, Censorshi...

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Posted on 06/16/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Some of us are born bookworms, but all of us can become bookworms, with the proper guidance. The Guardian asked all ten...

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