This week on the bookish internet

  • Chris Harris offers another way to teach poetry so that kids don’t grow up hating it. (Lithub)
  • Abby Hargreaves has complicated feelings about her favorite book. (Book Riot)
  • Satire is hard. Denise Crosby reports on a recent incident in which satire collided with censorship. (Chicago Tribune)
  • Matthew H. Birkhold explores the uses and misuses of Jane Austen in court opinions. (Electric Literature)
  • One of the first things my colleague and I teach students in our advanced writing class is to mark up their texts. Nick Ripatrazone gives an eloquent explanation of the necessity of scribbling in our books. (LitHub)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s