Yiddish translator Jessica Kirzane on the challenges of translating children’s literature.
Author A. J. Verdelle on writing, teaching, and her friendship with Toni Morrison. Plus: An excerpt from Verdelle’s book Miss Chloe.
A selection of books, films, and recordings by UChicago alumni.
How a Twitter conversation led to a new trilingual children’s book.
A selection of recent books by UChicago faculty members.
A. J. Verdelle, AB’82, writes lovingly, but honestly, of her friend Toni Morrison.
In her debut novel, Tomi Obaro, AB’12, writes the story of a 30-year friendship.
A literature scholar turned nurse reckons with a new identity: patient.
A historian sheds light on the document behind the newest federal holiday.
Selling books is unlike selling anything else. The Seminary Co-op director counts the ways.