Why People Shouldn't Fear Academic Essay Collections

Column by Bart Bishop January 24, 2017
A look at how to get your academic essay published, and why they're not as inaccessible to read as the layman might think.

Screw Your Resolution: 10 Dystopian Beauty Narratives

Column by Leah Dearborn
Whether fully dystopian or just disillusioned, these books will give you the perfect excuse to cancel that gym membership you'll only use for a month anyway.

4 Great Literary Moms

Column by Ed Sikov May 7, 2015
A brief survey of that peculiar and rare literary character: the good mother.

Life-Changers and Soul-Crushers: 3 Books I Feel Blessed to Have Read & 3 I Wish I Could Obliterate from My Memory

Column by Taylor Houston April 26, 2013
Let the debates begin! Three books that made me want to be a better writer and better person, and three books that made me want to gouge my eyes out.

Ten Authors Who Write Great Dialogue

Column by Meredith Borders May 25, 2012
A list of some of the best conversation-creating writers out there.
Toni Morrison declines to write memoir

Toni Morrison Was Going To Write A Memoir, But Decided Her Life Wasn't Interesting Enough

News by Hanna Brooks Olsen March 19, 2012
Which forces us to all ask the question: if Toni Morrison's life isn't interesting enough for a memoir, is anyone's?