• “My Darling Oscar”: A Forgotten Letter by Oscar Wilde’s Lover Harbors Another Secret

    Ulrich Baer dives into the archives to inspect a letter from Lord Alfred Douglas to Oscar Wilde.

    Intensive Care

    Jill Stoner writes about Zoom fatigue, introversion, and a lesser-known work of J. G. Ballard.

    Parallel Lives: Buzzards and Barn Owls

    Joanna Chen finds pandemic comfort monitoring friends with feathers.

    The Great Escape

    I Man-made nature may not surprise us anymore. From plastic flowers and artificial grass to fake beaches and ski slopes, …

    Feelings Forward: On Reading Books and Ourselves

    Stephanie Malak writes about two organizations foregrounding the conversation about feelings in the study of literature.

    Fighting for Aphra Behn in the Age of #MeToo

    Malkah Bressler argues in favor of acknowledge all the greats of the literary past, especially the overlooked ones.

    Divafication: A Queer of Color Memoir

    Paris Shih writes about finding identity through Taiwanese pop divas.