Up-and-coming writers receive superlative books (and $50,000) at 2018 Whiting Awards
Washington Irving, “The Bold Dragoon, or the Adventure of My Grandfather”
Listen: “The Republic of Verse” now open to all who will hear
Sherwood Anderson, "Loneliness "
J. Michael Lennon: Norman Mailer “recognized the permanent cleft in the American character”
Edgar Allan Poe, “Morning on the Wissahiccon”
Museum exhibition: For Tennessee Williams, the play was the thing (that kept him going)
Edith Roberts, “Indiana’s Town of Champions”
Sportswriter Alexander Wolff: “Basketball becomes a way of working through things”
Watch: A Wrinkle in Time was only the beginning
Ring Lardner, “Simple Simon”
Historian Eric Foner: “In some sense, Reconstruction never ended”
Science fiction authority presents a Universe-expanding exhibition in New York City
Edith Maude Eaton, “Mrs. Spring Fragrance”
Brooks D. Simpson: Faithfulness to the historical record places race at the center of Reconstruction
Watch: Ayana Mathis, Albert Murray, and “the old Clotilda”
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