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'Lean Out' Urges Women to Create Their Own Culture in Silicon Valleynew

Serial entrepreneur and veteran coder Elissa Shevinsky thinks it's time for women to stop trying to be part of sexist Silicon Valley and to create their own spaces.
Metro Silicon Valley  |  Jennifer Wadsworth  |  07-24-2015  |  Books

How Jim Grimsley Unlearned Racist Lessonsnew

Emory professor’s new book revisits how 1960s school integration blew apart his own prejudices.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Christina Lee  |  06-10-2015  |  Books

Tyler Durden Returnsnew

Fight Club gains a dark future and deep past via a short story and new graphic novel series.
Colorado Springs Independent  |  Matthew Schniper  |  05-28-2015  |  Books

Talking ‘Dirty’ with Bob Sagetnew

Actor/comedian opens Book Festival of MJCCA
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Gavin Godfrey  |  10-27-2014  |  Books

Social Plaguesnew

What The Plague can teach us about ISIS, Gaza and Ferguson.
Santa Fe Reporter  |  Lee Miller  |  09-24-2014  |  Books

Lit Highlights September 2014new

Fall might mean football season to a lot of people, but the conscientious bookworm knows changing leaves mean that your favorite bookstores are changing their shelves.
Jackson Free Press  |  Micah Smith  |  09-11-2014  |  Books

Books Are Dead. Long Live

The artist cooperatives, innovative bookstores, poetry reading series, presses, and gritty, grassroots communities behind the East Bay's literary renaissance.
East Bay Express  |  Zoe Brezsny  |  07-30-2014  |  Books

Elements of Gabriel Garcia-Marquez's Magicnew

Love in the Time of Cholera exhibits a special kind of realism.
Santa Fe Reporter  |  Lee Miller  |  05-13-2014  |  Books

Fixing an Islamic lens on lesbian lovenew

First-time author's characters explores sexuality, morality and relationships. Fatima Warsame will hold an author's signing from 11am-1pm, Wednesday, May 7 at the IUPUI Campus Center Barnes and Noble.
NUVO  |  Rebecca Townsend  |  05-07-2014  |  Books

Sex and scatology, cadavers and ghosts: the indecorous enthusiasms of author Mary Roachnew

An interview with Mary Roach.
INDY Week  |  Brian Howe  |  04-14-2014  |  Books

Kevin Brockmeier on his new book, 'A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip: A Memoir of Seventh Grade.'new

Little Rock writer on influences, reservations and why he choose to focus on seventh grade.
Arkansas Times  |  Will Stephenson  |  04-02-2014  |  Books

Chekhov’s Cherry Orchard Illuminates Putin’s Motivationnew

Recent land grab reflects themes in Russian theater.
Santa Fe Reporter  |  Lee Miller  |  03-26-2014  |  Books


All cultures have their own stories: sets of heroes, villains and battles that help establish a national (or at least regional) identity. But sometimes, there’s some disconnect between a culture’s heroes and its current characteristics.
Worcester Magazine  |  Jeremy Shulkin  |  03-26-2014  |  Books

5 South Carolina Authors You Wish You’d Heard Ofnew

South Carolina earns its bad press from time to time, but we have at least one reason to hold our heads up: Our literary pedigree ain't half bad.
Charleston City Paper  |  Paul Bowers  |  03-07-2014  |  Books

What's a Scofield Thayer?new

What do you call a person who was slandered by Ernest Hemingway, cuckolded by E.E. Cummings, befriended and promoted T.S. Eliot, treated by Sigmund Freud, led modernist art’s charge into American culture in the 1920s and declared officially insane not long after? A damn good subject for a biography.
Worcester Magazine  |  Jeremy Shulkin  |  02-27-2014  |  Books

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