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Why Do We Need a Women in Translation Month? We Asked a Woman Translator
Sea Summit, written by Yi Lu, is a collection of poems translated into English from its original Chinese by Fiona Sze-Lorrain. She discusses her writing and the necessities of Women in Translation Month.
Book of the Day
The God Particle
A surprising bridge of the science-religion divide, this book avoids brain- and soul-stretching philosophical calisthenics. Instead, it is about presenting a way to think about science that allows for religion, too.
She Writes Press: Raising Indie Standards
There are more opportunities for indie writers, yet more freedom to publish, without the help of a traditional publisher, does not mean all authors begin from a level playing field. Brooke Warner knows that is the case especially for women writers.
Why No Netflix for Books?
Because Binge-Readers Think Differently
Honestly, the reason that programs like Oyster and Scribd are failing isn't because the masses have suddenly turned their eye to their screens rather than the page. It's that books are a harder product to sell en masse than TV shows and movies.
5 Books to End Summer on a Literary Note
If, in the midst of summer travels, you neglected to pack the freshest literary releases, we’ve got a tidy solution. Here, you’ll find a quick rundown of a few summer titles that are very worthy of your immediate attention.
With Porcupine's Quill
A Porcupine’s Quill volume is an experience, with paper that invites touch and images in vibrant colors. You’ll want to turn these books in your hands again and again. We talked to founder Tim Inkster about why that presentation is so important.
Well Versed in Summer's Poetry
Whether they’re ridiculing convention or finding meaning in addiction, straining purpose from long days or alleviating emotional tension, the poetry collections featured in our Summer Issue give careful readers much to consider.
America's Last Wild Place: A Love Letter
It’s been 100 years since the creation of the National Park Service, and one of the United States’ most iconic parks is Yellowstone. If Yellowstone National Park had a voice, it would be that of Michael J. Yochim.
6 Books on Fighting Climate Change
Though climate change is a real concern, some choose to ignore the evidence and scientific consensus. But these six books featured in our Summer 2016 issue show that it is a very clear and present danger.
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Gabriel’s Daughters is a lovely and optimistic story about the uncrushable nature of women’s spirituality. Janet... Read More