St. John the Divine and LOA celebrate Madeleine L’Engle’s 100th birthday with words and music
F. Marion Crawford, “For the Blood Is the Life”
Katherine Dunham, “Thesis Turned Broadway”
A-list actors to bring Philip Roth’s The Plot Against America to life onstage in New York
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Ambrose Bierce, “Moxon’s Master”
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom recasts the life of one of our major literary figures
Kate Wilhelm, “Baby, You Were Great”
Ashby Williams, “I Am Not Dead”
Leonard S. Marcus on Madeleine L’Engle, the “fearless experimenter” of children’s literature
F. Scott Fitzgerald, “Benediction”
George Strock and Life magazine, “Three Americans”
LOA greets friends old and new in return appearance at Brooklyn Book Festival
Mary Antin, “My Country”
The first rule of Fight Club: Violence in Congress and the road to civil war
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