Posted on 06/20/2022 at 12:02 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last week, more plagiarism allegations against novelist John Hughes surfaced. Hughes had previously acknowledged the appearance of passages from Svetlana...

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Posted on 06/17/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Matilda the Musical is coming back — but on screen, not stage. This adaptation of Roald Dahl's tale of bookworm...

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Posted on 06/16/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As you've maybe already seen on the reader newswire, today is the 204th anniversary of inspiration striking Mary Shelley for...

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Posted on 06/16/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy Bloomsday! This year's celebration of the James Joyce novel Ulysses — which takes place every year on the only...

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Posted on 06/16/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

While June 16, 1818, has long been held as the day that Mary Shelley sat down (or, rather, sat up)...

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Posted on 06/10/2022 at 07:48 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’re in London, you have a few more days to admire an original copy of William Shakespeare’s First Folio....

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Posted on 06/09/2022 at 07:59 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Charles Dickens died on this day in 1870. So here's a fact about the author of such classics as...

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Posted on 06/07/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Now might not be the time that you'd expect to hear someone declare a Russian playwright to be the stage...

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Posted on 05/26/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1897, Bram Stoker's Dracula was published. And while the book made him famous as a writer,...

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Posted on 05/13/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There's a new website called Dracula Daily, and it is, in fact, exactly what it sounds like. Literary Hub alerted...

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