Literature

Books

The 2018 'One Book, One Philadelphia' pick is here

Central Branch Free Library of Philadelphia

Food & Drink

Rosenbach hosting Edgar Allan Poe reading on Friday the 13th

Edgar Allan Poe Portrait

Books

Details revealed for ‘Creative Quest,’ a new book from Questlove

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Books

Why do romance novels get such a bad reputation?

A Love Restrained

Poetry

Poetry takes wing in Philadelphia

Yolanda Wisher

Events

Revisit classic literature with three book events this fall

Books

Events

'Phantom Tollbooth' author to sign books at Rosenbach Museum

Author Norton Juster

Events

View 'Dracula' author's hand-written notes at the Rosenbach Museum

Lifestyle

Drexel professor's new book: it's impossible to be vegetarian

Andrew Smith

Events

Explore the history of wine in literature at the Rosenbach Museum

Wine

The Arts

Writer Paul Lisicky reflects on love, friendship, and Philadelphia’s place inside 'The Narrow Door'

Paul Lisicky

The Arts

Yolanda Wisher announced as Philadelphia's third poet laureate

Yolanda Wisher

The Arts

Infrequently Asked Questions: What is slash fiction?

Books

Events

Celebrate Edgar Allan Poe's 207th birthday with a detective story

Edgar Allan Poe

Lifestyle

Five for Friday: Donna Frisby-Greenwood

Donna Frisby-Greenwood

Literature

Locust Moon launches Kickstarter to publish never-before-seen Eisner comics

Kickstarter Eisner Plates

Literature

Poe & Philadelphia: How the city shaped history's spookiest writer

Edgar Allen Poe

Literature

Infrequently Asked Questions: Where do books from closed libraries go?

South Philadelphia Library Construction

Books

12 Philly-centric books to read this summer

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Education

'Watchman' prompts new questions for teaching 'Mockingbird'

Poetry

Seven poets keeping the rhythmic tradition alive in Philadelphia

Poetry

Literature

16 influential Philadelphians share their summer reading lists

Summer Reading

Literature

Juan Felipe Herrera named first Latino U.S. poet laureate

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Events

Bloomsday gathers literary set to celebrate James Joyce

Bloomsday

Authors

Five for Friday: Brian Abrams

Brian Abrams

Technology

Meet typedrummer, a program that translates words into drum beats

typedrummer you're fired

Events

Art Sanctuary celebrates black writing with month of events

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Events

10 April events for Philadelphia bookworms

Literature

Berlin's abandoned buildings full of tragic history

Abandoned Berlin

Comic Books

Geek out at these top comic book shops

Literature

Terry Pratchett, author of fantasy 'Discworld' novels, dies at 66

The Arts

Philly in search of its next youth poet laureate

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Books

The book cover that judges you

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Odd News

Lord Voldemort lives in Philly — and Bethlehem

Lord Voldemort