When the Male Voice and Women’s Narrative Speak in Unison

bangalor 2

Male and female writers at the Bangalore Literature Festival both agree that there’s a need to work towards a gender neutral literary society.

Want to Get Thousands of Clicks on Your Article?

list

Make a list, forget literature, and abandon the craft of the word-smith. After that, can there be justice for literature?

How Do We Stop Boys from Killing Themselves? A Prose Poem

save-literature

In Recognition of September as National Suicide Prevention Month. Could the answer be…literature?

Peter Temple: The Broken Shore

the-broken-shore1

Peter Temple’s books are prize winners. This one took the Colin Roderick Award for Australian writing as well as Australia’s major prize for crime fiction, the Ned Kelly Award. Good enough for ya?

Would a Penniless Mr. Darcy still be Mr. Darcy?

Pride & Prejudice2

Are we more than the sum of our parts and should arbitrary circumstances of birth determine our chance for happiness

Are We Doing Love Wrong?

Are We Getting Love Wrong by Public Domain

Thomas Fiffer takes the hammer to three myths about love that prevent us from entering and enjoying meaningful relationships.

Can LGBT Books Save Lives?

Lambda Literary Foundation, LGBT literature

The Lambda Literary Foundation’s LGBT Writers in Schools Program connects authors with classrooms, and in turn, provides hope.

But Think of the Children! What Our Dystopian Moment Teaches Us About Fatherhood and Kids

dystopia collage

We’re in a pop culture cycle of kids in dystopian futures. Bruce Peabody explores why.

Why It’s Good To Be David: Malcolm Gladwell Takes On Goliath

Overcomingtheodds

Many of us know the story of David & Goliath, with it’s beloved tale of an underdog coming out on top, but what if we have been looking at it all wrong?

Mark Twain, the Depth

330695596_7ba646357b_b

Professor Bobkoff is not returning to campus this fall, but his daughter will never forget what he taught her.

Going Public: Xe Sands reads ‘The End’ by D.H. Lawrence

going-public DH Lawrence

D.H. Lawrence never sounded so good.

Gatsby as Stalker

great gatsby

Pat Brothwell learns how a new generation interprets his literary favorite.

Why Storytelling Has Always Been Better Than Lecturing, Period

4895385215_ab3345f6c4_z

Our relationships, marriages and the whole of our society would improve if we read more stories.

The Lie of Heroes: How Kerouac Almost Killed Me

rsz_on_the_road

By trying to follow in his literary hero’s footsteps, Jarad Dewing learned that not all heroes are what they seem.

Equating Love With Possession

170054785_41d2ca4c38_z

The definition of love is not determined by the way we believe most people act with their lovers.

Insightful Article Further Proves What We Know: Women Like Porn Too

PlainBrownWrapper

Amazon’s online book marketplace downplays smut, says Noah Berlatsky.