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Academic, attorney, editor, and former professor of English discusses writing, literary theory, and items of general nerditude. Sometimes cats!
Category Archives: bookstore
(Part I is here.) Last time in “Collecting Girl Scout Handbooks,” I covered the books published from the origins of Girl Scouting in the U.S. until 1947 – a period of only 35 years. This post will cover the years … Continue reading
[Trigger Warning: This post discusses self-harm, abuse, rape, suicide, and similar topics that may be upsetting for some readers.] Mrs. Meghan Cox Gurdon and I have dramatically different ideas of what constitutes “literature.” Also “children’s books,” “banning,” and “parenting.” Case … Continue reading