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How to Read Jesmyn Ward Beyond Sing, Unburied, Sing

Jesmyn Ward's latest novel, Sing, Unburied, Sing, inspired us to wade through her canon and offer some direction on how to read her brilliant works.


10 of the Best Books About the Transgender Experience

Though we’ve come a long way in understanding the transgender experience, we’ve still so far to go. Look to these ten books for the insight we all need.


John Steinbeck Knew the Homeless Are Human: Do We?

We could stand to learn a lot from John Steinbeck and the story he gifted us in The Grapes of Wrath - but decades later, we're still falling short.


History Shows There’s Nothing ‘New’ in News from Charlottesville

The racism via white supremacists flooding Charlottesville this weekend shocked much of America - but there's nothing new in these recent acts.


The Monster LGBTQ Readers See in Stephen King’s ‘It’

Stephen King’s ‘It’ offers a particular horror for LGBTQ readers – and it’s not hiding behind pancake makeup or in a sewer.


A Pivotal Past: 7 Essential 1967 Detroit Riot Books to Read Now

With the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Detroit Riot upon us, here are seven essential books to help readers connect the turbulent past with our present.