What do peoples' accents really reveal about them? The villainous British accent crystallizes the love-hate special relationship between the US and the UK.
What does it mean to have a literature of resistance?
Catfishing, imposters, and mistaken identity are par for the course in the internet age. But it turns out ...
Author Zora Neale Hurston, born on this day in 1891, is perhaps best known for Their Eyes Were ...
An interview with award-winning author Roxane Gay, plus one of her short stories.
On Christmas Eve we lost Richard Adams, the British writer whose 1972 novel Watership Down became one of the bestselling children’s books of all time.
How did a religious celebration turn into a holiday that is all about home, family, and Christmas dinner? Turns out Charles Dickens has a lot to do with it.
We should acknowledge the connection between cuts as bodily violence and cuts as violent ways of making art.
The beloved and prolific children's literature author Avi was born on December 23, 1937.
2016 was certainly an unstable time in history. Even the way we use language to convey our collective fears about the state of society seems fractured.