Posted on 11/19/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Junot Diaz will remain on the Pulitzer Prize board after a review of sexual-misconduct allegations against him fo...

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Posted on 11/12/2018 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

J.K. Rowling is suing her former personal assistant for inappropriate spending, to the tune of £24,000 (about $30,...

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Tagged As: Scandal

Posted on 11/07/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Guardian has learned that the United Kingdom’s Royal Mint rejected plans to make a commemorative Roald Dahl co...

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Posted on 11/06/2018 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The independence of being an entrepreneur can be a double-edged sword. It’s great to be in control ... but terrify...

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Posted on 10/31/2018 at 06:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Some people take spoilers very, very seriously. The Los Angeles Times reports that a Russian scientist working in Antarc...

Tagged As: Scandal

Posted on 10/01/2018 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The central figure in the sexual-abuse scandal that caused this year’s Nobel Prize in literature to be delayed has...

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Tagged As: Awards, Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 09/28/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Apparently, it’s historical-literary-trials week.  Oscar Wilde’s grandson has released a new book of Wi...

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Posted on 09/26/2018 at 08:26 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A set of famous annotations could be yours, for as little as $13,000. The Guardian reports that the copy of Lady Chatter...

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Posted on 09/17/2018 at 10:09 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Novelist Haruki Murakami has taken himself out of the competition for the alternate Nobel Prize for Literature. The New...

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Tagged As: Awards, Contests, Scandal

Posted on 08/30/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New Academy announced its shortlist for the 2018 literature prize that’s replacing the Nobel. Voters worldwide...

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Tagged As: Awards, Contests, Scandal