Literature

08.30.2017

Talking synthesizers, human rights, and grad school with former Wolf Parade member Hadji Bakara, PhD'16.

Fall/16
As the new executive director of the National Book Foundation, Lisa Lucas, AB’01, wants to get America reading.
Winter/16

English professor Will Pritchard, AM’92, PhD’98, reflects on the “tender coincidences” that occur when father and son teach the same book.

07.14.2015

What happens when an armed robber reads Shakespeare?

09.19.2014

Ready to explore Tamil literature? South Asia scholar Sascha Ebeling shares his favorite works in translation.

Sept–Oct/14

A German student, a South Asian language, a UChicago career.

July–Aug/14

Langston Hughes made a lasting impression as a visiting lecturer at the Laboratory Schools.

May–June/13

A justice, a judge, a philosopher, and an English professor

05.15.2012

Author takes his audience across the seas in the Logan Center performance penthouse.

May–June/12

An interview with writer and tale-teller Robert Coover, AM’65.

May–June/12

Believing that fairy tales have lost their magic, Renaissance scholar Armando Maggi, PhD’95, calls for a new kind of happily ever after.