• For the Love of Wisdom: Climate Change and the Revenge of History

    Todd Dufresne excerpts his new book "The Democracy of Suffering" and talks with Tony Greco about the many sides of environmental disaster.

    An Excerpt from Blackfishing the IUD by Caren Beilin, Published by Wolfman Books (October, 2019)

    Wolfman Books debuts an excerpt of the forthcoming "Blackfishing the IUD" by Caren Beilin.

    Philip Roth and the Secret of Rock ’n‘ Roll

    Seth Kaufman on rock's secret weapon — audacity — and what Philip Roth can teach us about it.

    Facebook Society. Does it Matter?

    An excerpt from Roberto Simanowski's "Facebook Society: Losing Ourselves in Sharing Ourselves," translated by Susan H. Gillespie.

    The Body’s World: Writing the Body Different

    An essay by Kenny Fries, excerpted from the recent collection "Alchemy of the Word: Writers Talk About Writing (2nd Edition)."

    Pulling Back the Curtain on the Labor of Professional Sport

    An excerpt from "Game Misconduct: Injury, Fandom, and the Business of Sport" by Nathan Kalman-Lamb, forthcoming from Fernwood Publishing in May.

    Jewess in Wool Clothing

    Susan Golomb's essay "Jewess in Wool Clothing" is excerpted from "We Wear the Mask: 15 True Stories of Passing in America," from Beacon Press.

    For The Future of the Truth: An Excerpt from Nothing Ever Dies

    By Viet Thanh Nguyen (author of Pulitzer-Prize winning novel The Sympathizer) for the Provocations series, in conjunction with UCI’s “The Future of Truth” conference As a …

    “Translating Little Black Boxes,” an Excerpt From the November 2016 Issue of World Literature Today

    An Excerpt from World Literature Today In November 2016 — for the first time in the magazine’s 90-year history — …