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    Criticism

    Justice for Maggie: On George Eliot's Most Underrated Heroine

    Maggie Tulliver Deserves Our Praise Just as Much as Dorothea Brooke

    November 22, 2017  By Rachel Vorona Cote

    Criticism

    Long Tables, Open Bottles, and Smoke: Hanging Out with Derek Walcott

    Sven Birkerts on Literary Life in 1980s Boston, with a Trio of Great Poets

    November 22, 2017  By Sven Birkerts

    Book News

    A Weekend at Wordstock, Portland's Wonderful Lit Fest

    A Report from the Largest Celebration of Books in the Pacific Northwest

    November 22, 2017  By Zoë Ruiz

    Daily Fiction

    From Dennis Glover's new novel, The Last Man in Europe


    Read from Elizabeth Berg’s novel, The Story of Arthur Truluv


    Read from Malu Halasa's novel Mother of All Pigs


    An epic poem by J.R.R. Tolkien.