Ten Essential Books That Illustrate Toni Morrison's Literary Legacy
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Nobel laureate died on Monday. Here is a primer of her work that most vividly brought to life the Black experience.
We’re Finally Starting to Take Women’s Hormones Seriously
A new wave of books about women's bodies looks set to turn 'that time of the month' from a punchline to properly understood reality.
The Love Poems of Japan’s Heian Court Were the Original Thirst Texts
These female Heian-era writers were considered beautiful for their ability to write poetry.
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George R.R. Martin Is Hiding in a Cabin So He Can Finally Finish the Next 'GoT' Book
We might actually get to read 'The Winds of Winter' one of these days.
Your Favorite Classic Novels Are Being Beautifully Reimagined on Instagram
The New York Public Library is coming out with Instagram story editions of books like "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland."
Independent Bookstores Are Not Dead In Malaysia
We talked to Abdul Nazir Harith Fadzilah, the founder of Tintabudi, about what his bookstore means in the Kuala Lumpur literary scene.
'Almost All of My Novels Talk About Power Structures': A Conversation With Eka Kurniawan
"I think that it's what pushed me to write. I've always had concerns about repression and injustice. I just write about it in a different way."
When Wandering the Globe Is a Feminist Choose-Your-Own Adventure
We spoke with the rising author Intan Paramaditha about her life on the move and why "bad girls wander."
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Hemingway's First Short Story Was Just Unearthed in a Notebook in Florida
The author wrote the 14-page story back in 1909, when he was only ten.
How To Break Into America As A Writer
Okky Madasari talks about writing six books and how they helped her achieve her dreams of writing abroad.
Chart Every Country's Favorite Book on This Map
Navigate the world of literature through the books that impacted a country’s population the most.
Sergio Pérez Gavilán
'I'm a Third-Culture Kid, So I'm Always Nowhere'
We spoke with Mikael Johani about the re-issue of his poetry anthology "We Are Nowhere and It's Wow."