Five Reasons Why Progressives Should Read Crime Fiction
Let's face it: some of the most ideologically committed people rarely read fiction, even socially conscious fiction, which means they're only getting part of the story.
The World Will Finally Get To Experience The Wonder Of ...
There are a number of reasons people wage criticism against Ayn Rand's 1938 novella, "Anthem”.
Summit Will Split 'Divergent' Finale 'Allegiant' Into T...
As first reported by Deadline.com and followed immediately after with an official press release from Summit Entertainment, "Allegiant," the final book in Veronica Roth's "Dive...
Book Club Books For April 2014: 17 Selections For Your ...
f you're in a reading club, you're familiar with the gentle struggle you go through after each meeting — which book should we read next?
So, You Want to Publish Your Book?
Apparently, my last article, about writing a book, reminded quite a few people that yes, they have important stories to tell, and encouraged them to stop waiting and start wri...
Books? Or No Books? Envisioning the Academic Library of...
We admit it -- we are librarians, and therefore book-centric! We can't help it. It is part of our genetic makeup to love books, and we can't remember a time in our lives when ...
8 Bizarre Renaissance Practices
People in the Renaissance didn't just float around in fancy dresses, dance in masques and eat peacocks with their feathers stuck back on after roasting.
Reasons to Love Writing by Hand
As a college professor, I am used to hearing excuses: I slept through my alarm. I had to study for an organic chemistry test so I missed class.
Shakespeare Rises Again on the Eve of His 450th Birthda...
William Shakespeare, whose life remains shrouded in mystery..
17 Incredible Epigraphs That Prove You Should Always Re...
It's become common practice to kick off every literary work with a quote, often from another literary work -- an epigraph.