The language we use for people fleeing their home nations may define them as less than human.
Salvador Dail injected Surrealism into fashion magazines in the 1930s and 1940s, to lasting influence.
Debates over English spelling reform have existed for centuries.
The Times-Picayune had no choice after Katrina but to publish primarily online.
What constitutes ‘correct’ grammar in English seems to have a cyclical life, aided and abetted by new generations of enthusiastic grammarians.
An interview with the son of Mervyn Peake, author of the Gormenghast trilogy.
Ayapaneco, an endangered Mexican language, sparked linguistic interest when the last two speakers of the language were not speaking to each other
The beloved Penguin Books is 80 years old.
Literary giant E.L. Doctorow died in New York — where he lived his entire life — on 07/21. In a 1995 interview, Doctorow reveals what the city meant to him.
Toni Morrison has compared writer Ta-Nehisi Coates to James Baldwin; find out why here.