6 Banned Books to Celebrate Banned Books Week

Column by Emmanuel Nataf September 24, 2021
This year’s Banned Books Week runs on the theme “Books unite us. Censorship divides us.” These six written works demonstrate exactly why it’s important that we celebrate our right to read.

Be Free on George Orwell’s Birthday

Column by Jessica Marie Baumgartner June 25, 2020
Reference "1984" all you want, but do you really understand the stories of George Orwell? Or the writer himself?

Three Books About... Animals

Column by Cath Murphy February 6, 2014
I love my dogs and cats. I also eat meat. We're conflicted about animals in real life, but what happens when we use them as a subject for fiction?
Andy Serkis 'Animal Farm'

Andy Serkis To Direct And Act In Adaptation Of 'Animal Farm'

News by Rob Hart October 23, 2012
Serkis--probably best known for providing the motion-capture performance for Gollum in 'The Lord of the Rings' movies--will take on George Orwell's classic novella.