Posted on 11/30/2021 at 12:41 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

While many readers sought escape from COVID-19 in literature, at least one author had a different feeling about books and...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 11/29/2021 at 10:10 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Alice Sebold used her experience as a sexual assault survivor as inspiration for her writing — both in the...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Memoir, Movie adaptation, NPR

Posted on 11/24/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Robert Bly, whose influence was felt in his chosen art form of poetry and beyond, has died. His friend and...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: NPR, Obituary, Poetry

Posted on 11/22/2021 at 02:55 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This fall saw the release of two books about guns in America — and two high-profile trials involving fatal shootings....

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Posted on 11/19/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve never felt compelled to serve in Congress, let alone stand in front of the rest of the members and...

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Tagged As: Literary Hub, NPR, Politics

Posted on 11/18/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The fact that a judge dismissed the convictions of two men in Malcolm X’s assassination, decades after the fact, has...

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Posted on 11/15/2021 at 08:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Library catalogues and school curricula are under increased scrutiny, and two recent examples of this include one book in particular....

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Posted on 11/11/2021 at 02:25 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In honor of Veterans Day, NPR has been interviewing veterans about their service — and their literary efforts. One author...

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Tagged As: Author interview, Memoir, NPR

Posted on 11/10/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One might expect the novella Passing to remind a reader of The Vanishing Half, as both feature Black women who...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 11/09/2021 at 01:51 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You may be tired of hearing about certain topics, but the literary world isn’t tired of writing about them. The...

Categories: Author Interview