The Seemingly Inevitable Relationship Between Writing And Imposter Syndrome

Column by Christopher Shultz
Most writers feel like a total fraud sometimes, but the feeling doesn't have to eat us alive.
Atwood Wins PEN Pinter Prize, Adds Netflix Series, Generally Killing It

Atwood Wins PEN Pinter Prize, Adds Netflix Series, Generally Killing It

News by Peter Derk June 21, 2016
Between the PEN Pinter Prize and the announcement of a new Netflix series based on her work, Atwood is where it's at.
Read David Mitchell's Newest Book — In The Year 2114

Read David Mitchell's Newest Book — In The Year 2114

News by Peter Derk May 31, 2016
David Mitchell writes manuscript, joins Margaret Atwood in the Future Library Project.
TV Adaptation Of 'Handmaid's Tale' Finds Lead

TV Adaptation Of 'Handmaid's Tale' Finds Lead

News by Peter Derk May 2, 2016
Elisabeth Moss to star in 10-part TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's 'The Handmaid's Tale.'

Dealing With Self-Doubt: Tips from 7 Popular Authors

Column by Michael David Wilson March 25, 2016
If you deal with self-doubt you're in good company. Here are tips from seven popular authors to help you deal with it.
Coming Soon: Margaret Atwood's CatBirdMan Comic

Coming Soon: Margaret Atwood's CatBirdMan Comic

News by Peter Derk
Margaret Atwood is heading up a new comic. Will Angel Catbird soar? Or will it bore?
Bookshots: 'The Heart Goes Last' by Margaret Atwood

Bookshots: 'The Heart Goes Last' by Margaret Atwood

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
Atwood repackages serial eBook series 'Positron' as a novel.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2014

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky December 15, 2014
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2014.
Bookshots: 'Stone Mattress' by Margaret Atwood

Bookshots: 'Stone Mattress' by Margaret Atwood

Review by Christopher Shultz September 15, 2014
A new collection of nine tales from a well-renowned author. Whether you're an old fan or unitiated, there's lots to like here.
Margaret Atwood And The Time Capsule Forest

Margaret Atwood And The Time Capsule Forest

News by Peter Derk September 5, 2014
Margaret Atwood's newest manuscript will be published 100 years from now as part of the Future Library Project.
Aronofsky Adapting Margaret Atwood's Maddaddam Trilogy for HBO

Darren Aronofsky Adapting Margaret Atwood's Maddaddam Trilogy for HBO

News by Joshua Chaplinsky
He's adapted Hubert Selby Jr. and God. This should be a piece of cake.
Margaret Atwood, Alice Munro Hang Out on Google

Margaret Atwood, Alice Munro Hang Out on Google

News by Sean May January 27, 2014
The two Canadian literary titans sat down for a live Google Hangout interview during an event
Margaret Atwood and Howard Jacobson Join Shakespeare Project

Margaret Atwood and Howard Jacobson Join Shakespeare Project

News by Dean Fetzer September 10, 2013
Following the announcement in June, two more authors sign on to modernize Shakespeare's plays.

Starting From Scratch: Margaret Atwood's Maddaddam Trilogy

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky September 3, 2013
A review, overview, and critical analysis of the speculative trilogy, all rolled up into one.
Margaret Atwood and Pauline Johnson

Margaret Atwood to Premiere Her First Opera

News by Dean Fetzer July 25, 2013
The award-winning author has spent 15 years working on her operatic debut “the tragic life of Canadian heroine Pauline Johnson”.
Margaret Atwood Naomi Alderman Zombie

Margaret Atwood, Naomi Alderman Collaborate on Serialized Zombie Tale

News by Dan Shewan October 25, 2012
Margaret Atwood and Naomi Alderman are working together to create 'The Happy Zombie Sunrise Home,' a collaborative story that is being serialized by Wattpad.
Sales Of Kindle Singles Pass 2 Million

Sales Of Kindle Singles Pass 2 Million

News by Rob Hart
Amazon's Kindle Singles program has moved 2 million units in 14 months, raising the question of whether we should be impressed.

LURID: The End Of The World As We Know It

Column by Karina Wilson January 6, 2012
2012 is here. Before you cash out your 401(K) and start stockpiling weaponry (don’t forget the ammo!), let Lurid get all eschatological on your ass.
Sarah Polley To Adapt Margaret Atwood's 'Alias Grace'

Sarah Polley To Adapt Margaret Atwood's 'Alias Grace'

News by Rob Hart January 6, 2012
Actress Sarah Polley will film 'Alias Grace,' a historical novel by Margaret Atwood that recounts the 1843 trial of a 16-year-old Canadian housemaid.
Occupy Writers

Authors Pledge Their Support To Occupy Wall Street

News by Rob Hart October 17, 2011
Acclaimed authors are signing their names to Occupy Writers, a website that pledges support to the Occupy Wall Street movement
"In Other Worlds" by Margaret Atwood

'In Other Worlds' by Margaret Atwood

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky October 4, 2011
Part autobiography, part literary criticism, and- depending on your definition of the term- ALL science fiction, baby.