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Beyond Visible: LGBT Characters In Graphic Novels

OK, yes: To gay comics fans like me, DC Comics’ decision to hire an anti-gay activist like Orson Scott Card […]

Undercurrents Of Unease In Kasischke’s ‘Stranger’

As writers churn out novels about zombies and the apocalypse — books that portray our shared anxieties about the early […]

From Louisiana To Versailles, Funding ‘Vital Stories, Artfully Told’

The movie Beasts of the Southern Wild is a fairy tale of a film. It might not seem to have […]

Be Prepared: Girl Scout Cookie Cooking May Surprise You

I’m not the first to develop recipes using Girl Scout cookies. About 20 years ago, I saw an article in […]

Today’s Bullied Teens Subject To ‘Sticks And Stones’ Online, Too

When Emily Bazelon was in eighth grade, her friends fired her. Now a senior editor for Slate, Bazelon writes in […]

A Bona Fide American Tragedy In ‘The Terror Courts’

The torture of alleged terrorist suspects at Guantanamo Bay — first reported by the Red Cross in 2004, and since […]

Exclusive First Read: ‘Wave’ By Sonali Deraniyagala

Economist Sonali Deraniyagala lost her husband, parents and two young sons in the terrifying Indian Ocean tsunami of 2004. They […]

Book News: New Bond, James Bond, Novel; Jane Austen’s Love Lessons

The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly. A new James Bond novel by William Boyd […]

Quvenzhane Wallis: ‘If I Have To Be Fierce, I’ll Be Fierce’

Quvenzhane Wallis, the star of the Oscar-nominated film Beasts of the Southern Wild, is a first-time actress. And at age […]

Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco: ‘I Finally Felt Like I Was Home’

“I just got the phone call one day,” is how poet Richard Blanco describes to Fresh Air’s Terry Gross how […]

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