- Washington PostSep 21 01:50 PM
John Banville presents an expert in the fine art of thieving.
- Salon.comOct 03 09:11 AM
The GOP frontrunner can't conceal his love for the Kremlin strongman -- but they're characters in different tales
- The New StatesmanSep 17 02:16 AM
Salman Rushdie’s Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights and A Strangeness in My Mind by Orhan Pamuk.
- The Daily Tar HeelSep 28 09:10 PM
Every day this week, the Chapel Hill Public Library will debut a trading card, designed by a local artist to feature a banned book, as a part of Banned Books Week. This week celebrates the freedom to read nationwide.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsSep 14 09:00 PM
Today is Tuesday, September 15, the 258th day of 2015. There are 107 days left in the year.
- New York TimesOct 03 09:28 AM
This week's acrostic by Cox and Rathvon is full of colorful, internal drama.
- The Wall Street JournalSep 24 01:56 PM
How Hugh Hefner and Playboy staked a lasting claim to musical hipness.
- PlaybillOct 02 12:12 PM
In honor of Banned Books Week, we're taking a look at ten books that made their way to the Broadway stage after—and in some cases, during—challenges to keep the books out of schools and libraries.
- Amarillo Globe-NewsSep 14 03:36 PM
■ In 1789, the U.S. Department of Foreign Affairs was renamed the Department of State. ■ In 1857, William Howard Taft — who served as President of the United States and as U.S. chief justice — was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. ■ In 1890, English mystery writer Dame Agatha Christie was born in Torquay. ■ In 1935, the Nuremberg Laws deprived German Jews of their citizenship. ■ In 1940, during the ...
- Pittsburgh City PaperSep 28 02:17 PM
Freadom , the ACLU of Pennsylvania's 20th annual reading of banned books, is something of an all-star affair. The readers and performers at the Carnegie Museum of Art Theater — with favorites from years past — include WQED-based documentary filmmaker Rick Sebak , jazz vocalist Etta Cox, poet and “genius grant” winner Terrance Hayes and talk-show host Lynn Cullen . There’ll also be a banned-books...