Christine Ro

Christine writes about books for Literary Hub, VICE, and the Ploughshares blog. She occasionally writes about other topics, because someone once told her (although it seemed implausible) that there’s life outside of books. Blog: https://www.christinero.com

6 Memorable Meals from Novels

3 Novels For Getting To Grips With Slum Evictions

While fictional, these books about slum evictions offer an eye-opening perspective on life in informal settlements without romanticizing it.

Quotes from the Ultimate Brexit Novel

"These universes were separated by a wall, infinitely high, impermeable, a wall built out of fear and suspicion and even ... shame and embarrassment."

How To Write A Trump Novel Without Mentioning Trump

"The specter of Donald Trump is haunting American fiction."

10 Realistic Quotes about Relationships

WE CAN SAVE US ALL Is an Ivy League FIGHT CLUB

Fascinating and Horrifying Facts from THE WOMEN’S ATLAS

Great Women-Centered Space Comics

A Comic Anthology About Feeling Quasi-Human

I FEEL MACHINE is a new compilation of graphic short stories. Like BLACK MIRROR, which I'm contractually obligated to mention, this is a mixed bag.

How THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE Has Shaped Our Ideas of Haunted Houses

Here are just a few quotes from the novel that hint at why THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE resonates when it comes to ideas of haunted houses.

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