Posted on 09/23/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Apparently, seeing Shakespeare on a stage is so passé. Electric Literature compiled the ten most unusual location...

Posted on 09/20/2018 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Jack Kerouac fans should perhaps say a silent thank-you to his mother. That is, assuming she heeded his plea for $25 to...

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Posted on 09/19/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Brush up on your literary history before heading out to see the new biopic Colette. Born Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, the...

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Posted on 09/19/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author George Orwell’s archives are officially part of the UNESCO Memory of the World register. The Memory of the...

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Posted on 09/17/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When we say Roald Dahl’s Matilda has grown up, we’re not talking about the actress from the movie. We mean t...

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Posted on 09/14/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Evidently it’s Fandom Friday! The New York Times and The Guardian both just ran pieces on classic authors with ser...

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Posted on 09/15/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Reader’s Digest puts a new spin on the classic list of books people (falsely) claim to have read. In addition to t...

Posted on 09/10/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes it seems easier to list off the beloved historical figures who haven’t been exposed as less-than-charmin...

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Posted on 09/06/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Hungry? Reading this review of Leo Tolstoy’s family cookbook may or may not help. The War and Peace author adopted...

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Posted on 09/06/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The centennial celebration for J.D. Salinger is starting soon ... but not everyone is cheering. New editions of Salinger...

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