7 Books About the Founding Fathers

(And others who deserve their moment in the spotlight.)

By STEPHEN FRIED • 2 years ago
Author Essay

Why Libraries Will Save the World (If We Let Them)

The author of Palaces for the People makes a case for libraries as the heart of our communities.

By ERIC KLINENBERG • 2 years ago
Author Essay

Why Dropping Out of Grad School Was the Best Decision Ever

Sometimes realizing you're colossally in the wrong place means finding where you're meant to be.

By ARIEL KAPLAN • 2 years ago

Fantasy Novels By Women

Women-centered retellings, a nuclear take on a Southern classic, and more fantastic tales.

By NATALIE C. PARKER • 2 years ago

7 Novels About Academia

Because universities, says author Julie Schumacher, are the perfect settings for satire.

By JULIE SCHUMACHER • 2 years ago

8 Planners and Products for Staying Productive

Get back in the groove with a little help from Potter Gift.

By POTTER GIFT • 2 years ago
Author Essay

How Starting My Own Business Made Me a Better Woman

The founder of Noonday Collection shares the secrets she learned on the way to entrepreneurship.

By JESSICA HONEGGER • 2 years ago
Author Essay

6 Free-Spirited Literary Fashionistas

Costume designer Alison Freer reveals the best-dressed ladies of lit who informed her personal style.

By ALISON FREER • 2 years ago