March 23 – 27, 2020
- Amy Davidson Sorkin on Bleak House, Jane Eyre, and social distancing.
- Olivia Laing on the loneliness of our current reality.
- Jill Lepore on our literature of contagion (and the antidote that is reading itself).
- Maybe now’s the time to memorize some sonnets?
- Read one of the 50 greatest rock memoirs of all time.
- On Katherine Anne Porter’s Pale Horse, Pale Rider, the seminal novel of the 1918 flu pandemic.
- How stories of “fiendish females” challenged Victorian ideals.
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- Jennifer Ehle, Contagion star and former Elizabeth Bennet, is reading Austen in quarantine.March 19, 2020 by Aaron Robertson
- Okay, now the LAST lines of 10 classic novels, rewritten for social distancing.March 19, 2020 by Jessie Gaynor
- Big-hearted strangers turn Little Free Libraries into Little Free Pantries.March 18, 2020 by Dan Sheehan
- The first lines of 10 classic novels, rewritten for social distancing.March 16, 2020 by Jessie Gaynor
- After a Husband's Betrayal, Turning to Mystery NovelsMarch 30, 2020 by Laura Hilgers
- Your Guide to What's Streaming in April: Crime EditionMarch 30, 2020 by Dwyer Murphy
- The Best Reviewed Books of the WeekMarch 27, 2020
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