Posted on 07/09/2018 at 09:06 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Michael Ondaatje may have had to share the Man Booker Prize glory in 1992, but he finally reigned supreme this past Sund...

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Posted on 07/06/2018 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Scottish nationalists are taking umbrage at some recent comments from J.K. Rowling. The Guardian reports that the drama...

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Posted on 06/29/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Now that we’ve had a chance to absorb the news of Harlan Ellison’s death, it’s time to reflect on his...

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Posted on 06/28/2018 at 04:27 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A recent author-earnings survey in the United Kingdom doesn’t do much to counter the image of a starving artist. T...

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Posted on 06/27/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Guardian has some mixed reports on whether Jonathan Franzen will truly hang up his pen/turn off his laptop. The auth...

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Posted on 06/26/2018 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Love Michael Pollan’s food writing? Well, he's consuming something slightly different nowadays. Pollan, a...

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Posted on 06/25/2018 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The daughter of Donald Hall confirms that the two-time poet laureate passed away Saturday. Hall, who was eighty-nine, ha...

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Posted on 06/21/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Benjamin Myers didn’t expect to win the Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction, nor could he have predicted the...

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Posted on 06/20/2018 at 05:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A novel that was repeatedly rejected by big-name publishers has won the prestigious Desmond Elliott Prize. Preti Taneja&...

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Posted on 06/19/2018 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An arts organization reports that female writers still don’t get their due when it comes to articles and reviews....

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