The Theory of Everything: An Imperfect Romance of Love and Science

By Alex Nicoll The Theory of Everything begins with a scene of Stephen Hawking riding a bicycle. This image is […]

The 2015 Literary Fauxscars: And the Nominees are…

By Amanda Festa Award show season is here again, and while the Academy Awards has its merits, one “Best Adapted […]

A Zelda Fitzgerald Reading List

By Caitlin O’Hara Why does Zelda Fitzgerald continue to hold our attention 65 years after her death? Yes, she was […]

Is Eustace Conway ‘The Last American Man?’

By Amanda Festa  Elizabeth Gilbert’s biography of Eustace Conway began as an article for GQ in 1998, but her affection […]

Oscar Wilde’s West

By Jan Wellington Of the countless stories, novels, and plays inspired by and featuring Oscar Wilde, a significant number bear […]

I Am Providence: The City that Made H.P. Lovecraft

By Robert Anasi I never can be tied to raw new things, For I first saw the light in an […]

St. John’s, Lucy, My Brother

By Jennifer Ciotta Jamaica Kincaid was born Elaine Potter Richardson on May 25, 1949 in the capital of Antigua and […]

The Lessons of Youth: Ernest Hemingway as a Young Man

by Francis McGovern The year 1999 was the Centennial of the birth of Ernest Miller Hemingway, a writer who was […]