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Cartoon: The Donald Trump mysteries

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Arab Reading Index Results Place Arab Countries on the Global Reading Map

(Logo: ) The Index - launched by the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (MBRF) in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) - aimed to shed light on the realities of reading in the Arab world. It dispelled widespread inaccu...

Readings & Writers

EventsThe Duluth Public Library offers these events. Go to duluthlibrary.org or call (218) 730-4200/option 4.• Bedtime story time, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, West Duluth branch library.• Toddler time, 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, Duluth Public Library, green room.• Preschool story time, 1...

15th Annual Fiction 101 Contest

The Boise Weekly Fiction 101 Contest turned 15 this year. For the contest's quinceanera, participants from across the country submitted scores of entries with themes ranging from anxiety over President-elect Donald Trump, revenge and substance abuse, to finding love, growing old ...

Fiction 101 Contest Reading

The Boise Weekly Fiction 101 Contest is one of the City of Trees' great literary traditions. This year, it turns 15 years old and to celebrate we're throwing a bash with Rediscovered Books. Auth...

A Personal Homage To John Berger

Though we did not know it at the time, Bowie's untimely death on 10 January 2016 was a harbinger; His Blackstar sat on our shoulders throughout the rest of year. Now, as 2017 begins, the angels ...

John Berger, author of 'Ways of Seeing', dies aged 90

John Berger, the British art critic, intellectual and prodigious author whose pioneering book "Ways of Seeing," redefined the way a generation saw art, died on Monday. He was 90. Berger died at h...

John Berger, art critic and author, dies aged 90

John Berger, the Booker prize-winning novelist and visionary writer who helped transform the way a generation looked at and perceived art, has died aged 90. Berger had a profound effect on how v...

We Love It When Presidents Enjoy Science Fiction

In November, WIRED published a special issue guest-edited by President Obama. The magazine’s features editor Maria Streshinsky says that working with the president was an exciting opportunity f...

Milo Yiannopoulos' publisher responds to outrage over his $250,000 book deal

Simon & Schuster, the publisher of Milo Yiannopoulos' book, responded Friday to the criticism over his $250,000 book deal. The deal raised eyebrows due to Yiannopoulos' pandering to white nation...

Publisher Defends Milo Book Deal

Book publisher Simon and Schuster released a statement on Friday night about a recent $250,000 book deal for online harasser and alt-right poster boy Milo Yiannopoulos in which they defended them...

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