#charles dickens

Glorifying the Working Class Writers

On spending more time appreciating writers from the working class.

Cracking the Names Behind A Christmas Carol

A Dickens scholar explains the meaning behind the names in Dickens's A CHRISTMAS CAROL

10 Best Dickens Characters

Ten of Charles Dickens's best and most complicated characters.

AS IF!: Literary References in Clueless

It's not just an adaptation of Emma! Clueless is packed with literary references.

THE NEST is BLEAK HOUSE in Disguise

Why Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney's new book THE NEST is a (probably not purposeful) re-telling of Dickens' BLEAK HOUSE

5 Books to Celebrate Charles Dickens’s Birthday

Anatomy of a Scene: Great Expectations, Pip and Joe’s Reunion

12 Christmas Stories to Listen to on Spotify

13 Creepy Bits of Bookish Trivia

My Evening with Margaret Atwood