Shadow Archives: Scholar experiences “the thrill of literary detective work” in collections of Ellison, Petry, and others
Richard Harvey Cain, “A Nation of Croakers”
“How to be a man who’s not a jerk”: Cartoonist Chris Ware on Charles M. Schulz, Mr. Rogers, and Beethoven
Edgar Allan Poe, “William Wilson”
“One backward glance” — Daniel H. Weiss on Michael O’Donnell and the tragic era of Vietnam
Library of America offers grants to libraries to celebrate African American poetry
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Samuel R. Delany: Portrait of the Artist as a Young Super-Nova
Constance Fenimore Woolson, “Miss Grief”
Forthcoming: Fall 2020
Robert Frost, “Christmas Trees”
Love unknown: Thomas Travisano on the life and worlds of Elizabeth Bishop
Nicholas Kristof shifts his focus to the crisis at home: “Attention does make a difference”
The children’s literature of Frances Hodgson Burnett: “values that we need and can relate to” today
James Thurber, “The Day the Dam Broke”
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