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May 8, 2012

Riot Reading Days

Quiz: Faulkner or Morrison?

  ____________________________ William Faulkner is widely recognized as one of Morrison’s most important literary influences, both thematically and stylistically. But ...

Riot Reading Days

10 OMG Moments in Toni Morrison

This post is part of our Toni Morrison Reading Day: a celebration of  one of our favorite authors on the ...

May 7, 2012


Open Thread: May 7, 2012

Okay, you’ve got a couple hours of Monday under your belt. What’s on your mind today?

Sites We Like

Sites We Like: Sword & Laser

I’ve been on a quest to discover my inner geek lately. I thought my love of books fully qualified me ...


Commencement Speech Real Talk

It’s the time of year for academic send-offs, graduation gifts, and general future-gazing. Understandably, college and universities like to send ...

May 6, 2012

May 5, 2012

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