This volume comes at a time when we are all searching for new words, grappling with the realization that English doesn’t feel good enough to express or even explain.
Before the internet and cable television became popular, movies fed the public’s voyeuristic desire for true crime’s inside information and judicial resolution.
A short list of books speaking to readers who experience racism.
Writing in a time when women mystery writers were not common, Paretsky created Sisters in Crime, a worldwide organization to support women crime writers.
Kahn has carved out his place as a beloved educator in the Chicago area by mentoring and teaching young poets.
Juditha Dowd reimagines the love affair and marriage between Lucy Bakewell and ornithologist John James Audubon.
The old saying that behind every great man stands a woman should be modified to say a determined, clever, ingenious woman.
Remembrance is a story of the remarkable strength, determination and magic involved in the survival of black women under the conditions of slavery.
Meno’s new book offers a journalistic rendering of the story of two Ghanaian refugees through their impossible paths to asylum.
“Cass thinks like a cop, walks like a cop… She is legitimate.”