In “Alive, Alive Oh!”, Diana Athill Remembers a Remarkable Life

By Mary Kate Costigan At 97 years old, Diana Athill has a lot of story to tell. Biographical details alone […]

Current Events and the Big Screen: ‘Rosewater’ and the Arab Spring

By Haley Houseman. Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show encourages us to take our current events with both seriousness and levity, but […]

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 […]

Orange is the New Black: The Memoir Behind the Hit Series

By Kelsey A. Liebenson-Morse In Piper Kerman’s 2011 memoir, Orange Is The New Black, Kerman takes the reader “inside” her […]

Cheryl Strayed Talks “Wild” and “Beautiful” at Harvard Book Store

By Amanda Festa   As I approached Harvard Book Store in anticipation of hearing Wild author Cheryl Strayed read from […]