Archived articles


Poe rarities on display
Published March 19, 2018
'The Enigmatic Edgar A. Poe in Baltimore & Beyond,' which runs through Feb. 5, includes rare manuscripts, materials
What 'Don Quixote' teaches us
Published March 19, 2018
William Egginton discusses the remarkable life of Miguel de Cervantes and how it shaped his timeless tale, 'Don Quixote'
President's Reading Series
'Tap dancing, blackness, and time'
Published March 19, 2018
British author Zadie Smith shares bits of her unpublished fourth novel, 'Swing, Time'
The loneliness of Azar Nafisi
Published March-April 2015
Iranian-born writer, SAIS faculty member offers an antidote to isolation in her new book, 'The Republic of Imagination' / Gazette
Book reports
Reading Series lineup
Published March 19, 2018
Visitors include Man Booker Prize recipient, novelist whose debut work made Time's list of 100 best novels
The fugitive essays of T.S. Eliot
Published July-Aug 2014
Johns Hopkins University Press publishes some of the writer's little-seen prose / Gazette
My view
Eighteenth-century selfies?
Published May-June 2014
Elaborate European festival books at Sheridan Libraries are 'kind of the Twitter or the Facebook of the early modern [period]' / Gazette
On literature, and chairs
Published March 19, 2018
Irish author Colm Tóibín reads from his ninth novel, 'The Testament of Mary,' in President's Reading Series
Writing Sems grad honored
Published March 19, 2018
Chimamanda Adichie wins National Book Critics Circle Award for her third novel, 'Americanah'
Notes & Quotes
Embrace the sadness
Published March 19, 2018
Event highlights Renaissance music, literature of melancholy