Posted on 01/14/2022 at 12:48 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Lewis Carroll, author of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, died on this day in 1898. So now seemed like the right...

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Posted on 01/13/2022 at 01:59 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1941, writer James Joyce passed away. Not everyone has read him, but most of us would...

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Posted on 01/13/2022 at 09:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The prevalence of Harper Lee's novel To Kill A Mockingbird is in stark contrast to her avoidance of the spotlight...

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Posted on 01/12/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Jack London, author of The Call of the Wild and White Fang, was born on this day in 1876. While...

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Posted on 01/09/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Remember how, a few years ago, an archive of T.S. Eliot’s letters stored at Princeton University were finally unsealed? That...

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Posted on 01/04/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When one thinks of J.R.R. Tolkien, author of canonical fiction and an academic, one might imagine a serious soul. In...

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Posted on 01/03/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A new year means a fresh new set of public-domain creative works. Content from 1926 is now officially in the...

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Tagged As: Classic literature

Posted on 12/30/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You might think that A Christmas Carol is the most-adapted ghost story of all time. And you’re possibly right, given...

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Posted on 12/30/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As long as we’ve had classic literature, we’ve had modern readers grousing about how they should be retired. A new...

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Posted on 12/28/2021 at 01:18 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Christmas Carol is widely embraced as a heartwarming tale, perfect for the holiday season. It shouldn’t be seen that...

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