• Read More

    An English Professor Finds a New Line of Work in Maurice Carlos Ruffin’s Short Story, "Ghetto University"

    On Episode 11 of Ursa Short Fiction, a professor in New Orleans loses his job and resorts to a new line of work—mugging...

    Become a Lit Hub Supporting Member: Because Books Matter

    For the past decade, Literary Hub has brought you the best of the book world for free—no paywall. But our future relies on you. In return for a donation, you’ll get an ad-free reading experience, exclusive editors’ picks, book giveaways, and our coveted Joan Didion Lit Hub tote bag. Most importantly, you’ll keep independent book coverage alive and thriving on the internet.