The 2016 Literary Fauxscars: And the Nominees are…

by Melissa Sagendorph So many novels are made into movies, but it’s rare that we get to look at them […]

African-American Literary Journeys

by Sam Cochrane Travel opens up our eyes to the beautiful diversity of the human experience, and our bookshelves deserve the […]

Remembering Henry James

By Tava Hoag The month of February featured the return of many television dramas. People today crave television shows that […]

“Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” Gives an Unlikely Lesson in Adaptation, is Awesome While Doing So

by Mary Kate Costigan As a teenager, I once made a list of inaccuracies between Harry Potter and the Prisoner […]

Literary Events to Get Excited About in 2016

by Mary Kate Costigan 2015 was a great year for all things literary. Harper Lee’s long, long awaited second novel, […]

Holden Caulfield in Winter Manhattan

by Jennifer Ciotta,   Holden Caulfield generates so much inspirational buzz, he needs no introduction.  This immortal character, star of […]

2015 Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Affordable Items for the Literary Traveler in Your Life

By Mary Kate Costigan,  It’s that time of year again. We have reached the season of food, festivities, and incredible […]

The Real Story Behind Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

By Paul Millward, “A Merry Christmas, uncle! God save you!” says Fred to Scrooge in the opening pages of A […]

I am Not an Original Groundling

By Michael Hartigan (From the Literary Traveler Archive) I am not an original Groundling. Nor could I ever be, what […]

Spending The Holidays with Catie Copley at the Copley Plaza Hotel

By Tava Hoag and Francis McGovern If you have a little Literary Traveler (who loves to read and go out […]