A Bookish Ethical Dilemma

Since When They See Us debuted, Linda Fairstein has become the latest author to face cancel culture. The Netflix series … More

Protect Your Darlings?

In a recent article for LitHub, Brandon Taylor wrote about his rejection of advice he received from other people in … More

Still Banning Books

On Monday, the American Library Association released their “State of American Libraries 2019” report. Among other things that are mostly … More

Intertextual Time Travel

Last week, I wrote a two parter about The Namesake, by Jhumpa Lahiri, and “The Overcoat,” by Nikolai Gogol. Reading … More

In Praise of…Footnotes

I can’t remember when I first read Good Omens, by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman*, but I can remember that one … More