Posts tagged writing
Princesses for Boys

Young adult author Shannon Hale believes kids should have access to stories of all kinds. 

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Danzy Senna's Life Isn't Black and White

Author Danzy Senna’s heritage gives her a unique perspective on race in America. 

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Jennifer Higdon: Carefully Composed

Contemporary composer Jennifer Higdon makes classical music, but still loves Beyoncé.

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Found in Translation

Scholarly translations are a constant battle between literal accuracy and literary interpretation.

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Pictures of You

Long before selfies, portraits were a way for those who could afford it to help shape their public image.

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Fear of the Known

For generations, the early 20th century American writer H.P. Lovecraft has been terrifying readers. We find out how.

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Beth Kephart's Love Affair

Though novelist, essayist, and memoirist Beth Kephart writes primarily in the first person, she says she's wary of the big "I am."

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Curators: The Keepers of Culture

Curating has become a buzzword for organizing a life, but there are people who do it for a living.

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