Strange Fruit and Stolen Lives

The ugly story of the whitest county in America

by Stephanie Bastek | Friday, August 17, 2018

Asturias Days

Cien Vueltas

by Clellan Coe | Friday, August 17, 2018

Measure by Measure

Bernstein on Bach

Learning about counterpoint on network TV

by Sudip Bose | Thursday, August 16, 2018

View from Rue Saint-Georges

Carpe Diem

In regret of lost time

by Thomas Chatterton Williams | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Editors’ Picks

Dog Days and Dog-Eared Pages

A summer reading list, Scholar-style

by Our Editors | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Next Line, Please

Checkmate in 10 Moves

by David Lehman | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Portrait of the Artist

Katharine Dufault

Imagined Forests

by Noelani Kirschner | Monday, August 13, 2018

Smarty Pants Podcast

Call of the Wild

How a radical conservation effort has transformed a former farm

by Stephanie Bastek | Friday, August 10, 2018

Asturias Days

You Were on My Mind

by Clellan Coe | Friday, August 10, 2018

Measure by Measure

Centennials, Part Two

The art of Henryk Szeryng

by Sudip Bose | Thursday, August 09, 2018
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“Please, I’m not a Victorian moralist. I’m a 21st-century feminist (well, basically, a 1970s feminist) who wants women to make choices and who has fought to make choices myself.”—Sandra Gilbert

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In the Labyrinth of #MeToo

Addressing sexual aggression and power in contemporary society also means questioning what the feminist movement has really been about

by Sandra M. Gilbert

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Into the Quaking Mirror

An excerpt from our forthcoming web series, “How to Write a Novel”

by Larry Woiwode


Home, Home On the Road

His father’s long-time obsession with recreational vehicles leads a writer to hit the highway

by David Owen

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South Manitou Island

From Lake Michigan to the Straits of Mackinac

by Randi Ford

Making Oscar Wilde

By Michèle Mendelssohn

An excerpt from Michèle Mendelssohn’s account of the writer’s early life and rise to fame
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