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Bertrand Russell wrote more than 4,000 publications, but perhaps none is more thoughtful than his essay on growing old.
A writer who was considered a bad influence on Muslim youth during her lifetime is celebrated as an iconoclast today.
The first Native American to write a novel in English lived a life chock-full of contradictions.
Poet Natalie Clifford Barney became a champion of gay rights, simply by refusing to follow the rules.
- Need to Know
The ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos just pledged to give half of her $36 billion fortune to charity.
- Rising Stars
Beth Phelan, the literary agent behind Twitter pitch event #DVpit, is elevating marginalized voices.
Marie Corelli melded Victorian ideas of technology, melodrama and the occult into her novels, yet nobody reads her anymore.
- Good Sh*t
This Alabama book shop has a national audience for its autographed titles.