what: Literary crawl through Brooklyn’s DUMBO community in celebration of La Diada de Sant Jordi, also known as “International Books & Roses Day” and UNESCO’s “World Book Day.” The event, which will highlight literature in translation, will take place in...
No matter what kind of writing you do, and no matter what program you use to do it, you've likely found out that no program's spell-checker is fool-proof. This is particularly true with many words where transposing only one or two letters in the word changes (or obscures) the meaning of the word...
The difference between Who or Whom is another area in grammar that causes confusion. In order to be grammatically correct: who should be used when referring to the subject of a sentence, whom should be used when referring to the object, and also after a preposition. Here is a simple guide to help...
The Modernist Journals Project, a joint project of Brown University and The University of Tulsa, focuses on the years 1890 to 1922 and features: journals that have been digitized by the JP a searchable databse, teaching and research guides to using the MJP the "MJP Lab" - a site for experimenting...
The Modernist Journals Project, a joint project of Brown University and The University of Tulsa, focuses on the years 1890 to 1922 and features: journals that have been digitized by the JP a searchable databse, teaching and research guides to using the MJP the "MJP Lab" - a site for experimenting...
Silent Anatomies by Monica Ong has been selected winner of the 2014 Kore Press First Book Award as selected by Joy Harjo. Fnalists were Sass Brown (Alexandria, Virginia) for USA-1000, and Jennifer Franklin (New York, New York) for Daughter. Joy Harjo (2014 Gugenheim Fellow) said of the...
Silent Anatomies by Monica Ong has been selected winner of the 2014 Kore Press First Book Award as selected by Joy Harjo. Fnalists were Sass Brown (Alexandria, Virginia) for USA-1000, and Jennifer Franklin (New York, New York) for Daughter. Joy Harjo (2014 Gugenheim Fellow) said of the...
Hogwarts Is Here: free, online classes in the same subjects studied by Harry, Ron, and Hermione. Not only that, but you can also become a Hogwarts Professor. Slate's Alex Heimbach writes: "The website works as a sort of cross between a MOOC (massive open online course) and an RPG (a role-playing...
Hogwarts Is Here: free, online classes in the same subjects studied by Harry, Ron, and Hermione. Not only that, but you can also become a Hogwarts Professor. Slate's Alex Heimbach writes: "The website works as a sort of cross between a MOOC (massive open online course) and an RPG (a role-playing...
By Nick Fuller GooginsNewark, NJ, April 15, 2014Ventriloquist: Saunders reading at Rutgers-Newark(photo by John Keene)I learned something new about George Saunders when he visited Rutgers last week: In addition to his fearsome fiction-writing powers and his killer beard and his reputation as a...