“Relief by Execution” is about personal identity, racism, suffering and transformation.
Pacyga’s seventh book is a chronological account of how the Polish diaspora, the Polonia, established itself in Chicago.
Khari B.’s compelling and necessary new book levels readers in unexpected ways.
The futility of attempting to face down whatever the characters are dealing with heightens the conflict of each story.
Kate Wisel weaves together the stories of four young women as they experience desire, love, pain and abuse.
“A smart writer said that, fictively, everything that follows violence is interesting.”
Some of the most interesting events for October.
Lacing up my Nikes when writing got tough…
Newitz’s good fight is unabashedly a feminist one, with an emphasis on racial and gender intersectionality.
Laurence Ralph’s “The Torture Letters” chronicles the torture carried out by former police commander Jon Burge in Area Two.