iOS app Android app

Rowling

J.K. Rowling Reveals Awesome Reason For Challenging Westboro Church's Hate Speech

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Ireland became the first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage through a popular vote last week, prompting emotional celebrations, outpou...

The End Is Not the Means

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 06.23.2014 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

My view may be simplistic, but it is this: novels engage the reader by telling stories. An ambiguous end to a novel is not a problem -- ambiguity is fine. In fact, it may be the most truthful way for a novel to end.

The Banning of Harry Potter

Deji Olukotun | Posted 11.07.2012 | Books
Deji Olukotun

Harry Potter is now the most banned book in America, according to the American Library Association. But these books have taught children to read, to think, to write and to criticize, all hallmarks of free expression.

J.K. Rowling: Being A Teenager Was "Completely Horrible"

Posted 09.17.2011 | Education

The fact that Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling created the sorcerous world of Hogwarts as a single mother off welfare is no secret. But she recently r...

The Thomas Merton Book 'They' Don't Want You to Read

Mark Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Mark Shaw

Every author risks unfavorable review when he or she writes a book. Hemingway received poor reviews and contemporary writers have also not been immune to such undesirable reception.

Conservatives Attack Gay Dumbledore, Claim Vindication For Jerry Falwell

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Friday, British author J.K. Rowling revealed for the first time that Albus Dumbledore, one of the central heroes in the record-breaking Harry Potte...