Posted on 10/21/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Though it’s too late to bid, this literary-themed auction is worth sharing. Four hundred items of clothing and accessories that...

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Posted on 10/20/2021 at 10:48 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A mental health organization has turned down a future donation from a celebrity memoir. The Guardian explains that Jamie Lynn...

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Posted on 10/19/2021 at 03:39 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The third time is the charm for Northern Irish writer Lucy Caldwell, who was revealed as the 2021 BBC National...

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Posted on 10/15/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The 2021 T.S. Eliot Prize shortlist has been released, and judges have seen a distinct thread beyond the main criterion...

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Posted on 10/13/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A new collection of turn-of-the-century Italian fairytales brings nearly twenty stories to English for the first time. The Pomegranates and...

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Posted on 10/12/2021 at 08:24 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sally Rooney has turned down a translation offer from an Israeli-based publishing house because of her stance on the Israel-Palestine...

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

Coverage of the new Grapes of Wrath edition — which replicates John Steinbeck’s manuscript exactly — brought new attention to...

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Posted on 10/07/2021 at 07:54 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

History was made with today’s announcement of the Nobel Prize for Literature recipient. Novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah has become Tanzania’s first...

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Posted on 10/06/2021 at 07:57 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Unlike many other awards, the Nobel Prize for Literature doesn’t release a list — of any length — of the...

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Posted on 10/05/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Wish you could read The Grapes of Wrath exactly as John Steinbeck wrote it? You only have another day to...

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