Lit Hub Daily: May 22, 2019

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TODAY: In 1859, Arthur Conan Doyle is born.

Also on Lit Hub: Angie Kim breaks down the myth of the good mother on Reading Women • On Otherppl, Saskia Vogel talks BDSM dungeons in suburban Los Angeles • On the rebel Southern daughter who fought to expose white supremacy • Einstein and the devastating effects of WWI on science • Read an excerpt from Binnie Kirshenbaum’s new novel Rabbits for Food.

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