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Edward P Jones

PEN/Malamud Award For Short Stories Goes To Edward P. Jones, Nam Le

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Authors Edward P. Jones and Nam Le have won the PEN/Malamud Award for "Excellence in the Short Story." The prize was announced Monda...

Apologies to Pearl S. Buck

Celeste Ng | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Celeste Ng

Last weekend was Chinese New Year, a time when many people are introduced to bits of Chinese culture. So I have to make this confession: I hate The Good Earth.

Precious and Painful

Esther Iverem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Esther Iverem

In Precious, director Lee Daniels returns to the formula that has won him acclaim in the past: stories of poor Black women who are too pathetic, sick and incapable of caring for themselves or their children.