Items Tagged as: Literature

You could say she’s lived a charmed life. She’s traveled the world, picking up awards and accolades wherever she goes. Senator William Fulbright himself attended her farewell party in Washington, DC.

Robert Elder ’00 was in his mid-twenties and single when he began researching his book, Last Words of the Executed (University of Chicago Press, 2010), a compilation of the final statements of more than 900 convicted criminals who faced death by hanging, firing squad, electric chair, or

Still gleefully a teenager at heart, Gayle Forman '95 has found an eager audience and her natural calling in the world of young adult fiction. 

What can tunes and the tasty treats tell us about making good experiences better?

Thousands of Velella velella, jellyfish relatives, washed ashore on Oregon beaches in April, and now are littering beaches in New Zealand.

Alumnus Edgardo Simone is a successful composer and orchestrator of Hollywood blockbusters, including the Spider-Man and Men in Black franchises