Literature

Angela Alaimo O'Donnell February 08, 2019
I see them lining up for slaughter,/ Judas at the head of the pack/ grunting his way to survival, while my/ pigs do not stand a chance, doomed creatures/ that they are, and it’s a good thing.
February 01, 2019
Originally published in 1923, the works were slated to enter the public domain — meaning others are free to adapt and otherwise use them — in 1999. But Congress extended the copyrights for 20 more years.
Olga Segura January 25, 2019
Part of Richard Rodriguez's charm is his refusal to play to people’s expectations of who he should be.
Photo: IMDB
Rob Weinert-Kendt January 19, 2019
A new Netflix miniseries brings out the story’s aspects of adventure and conflict, with occasionally pulse-pounding results.
Jeff Daniels in ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ (photo: Julieta Cervantes)
Rob Weinert-Kendt December 14, 2018
Two starry new Broadway productions have no qualms about speaking their mind.
The BBC adaptation of ‘Brideshead’ starred Anthony Andrews, Laurence Olivier and Jeremy Irons. (photo: alamy.com)
Rob Weinert-Kendt December 07, 2018
A 11-part television adaptation of Evelyn Waugh’s great novel aired weekly on PBS in 1981.