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Books

Literary Sad Girls: 8 Reads Guaranteed to Make You Feel All the Feels

Move beyond Sylvia Plath and Anne Sexton with these characters and books by Helen Oyeyemi, Eimar McBride, and more, that will make you feel all the feels.

Books

12 Essential Books Celebrating Women Writers of the African Diaspora

The traditions and triumphs of Black women writers mustn't be forgotten. These books cover the rich history and promising future of the African diaspora.

Books

5 Debut Short Story Collections with Less-Than-Perfect Protagonists

If you prefer authors who don't go the commercial route, read Ottessa Moshfegh's Homesick for Another World and these 4 other collections.

Culture

Our Grim Fascination with the Legend of Bluebeard, Analyzed

The legend of Bluebeard has been interpreted in both print and film many times over. But what to do when his next iteration appears in your own life?

Books

Required Reading for March, 2016: From Oyeyemi to Evicted

Required Reading this month: Matthew Desmond's shocking look at American eviction, Helen Oyeyemi's beautiful story collection, and more.