By Jennie Yabroff 5 min read
Nick Laird's deceptively readable Modern Gods, a philosophical inquiry disguised as a domestic novel, questions the beliefs we hold true.
By Shannon McKenna Schmidt 9 min read
Do you have both wanderlust and a love for literature? These ten breathtaking cities have plenty for book lovers to discover around the world.
By Keith Rice 10 min read
The best place to begin trying to understand Ireland’s history is through its literature. Take these twenty-first-century novels for example.
By John Freely 5 min read
John Freely was born in Brooklyn in 1926 and is the author of more than sixty books, including his latest memoir The House of Memory.
By Patrick Sauer 17 min read
Maeve Higgins, host of the 'Maeve in America' podcast, talks about how important it is to share stories of American immigration to counter nativism.
By Emer O'Sullivan 6 min read
Oscar Wilde revered his mother and father, but his resemblance to his mother goes to the core of what made both of them remarkable, and prone to calamity.