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The Time Machine

Indispensable 20th Century Italian Sci-Fi

Electric Literature | Posted 12.24.2012 | Books
Electric Literature

2012-10-24-ElectricLiterature44.png Dino Buzzati is one of the great literary practitioners of the dark marvelous. To my mind, he constitutes one corner in the triangle of indispensable 20th century Italian fantasists, a status he shares with his contemporaries Italo Calvino and Tommaso Landolfi.

Time Travel Happens HOW Often?

Posted 04.17.2012 | Science

By: Adam Hadhazy, Life's Little Mysteries Contributor Published: 04/16/2012 12:32 PM EDT on Lifes Little Mysteries In this weekly series, Life's L...

In Praise of the Novella

Dave Astor | Posted 11.01.2011 | Books
Dave Astor

A novella can be read in only a few hours, yet the best ones pack almost the same punch as much longer works of fiction.

The Most Badly Bungled Classic Book-To-Film Adaptations

flavorwire.com | Posted 06.20.2011 | Books

The wacky, flatulent 3-D family comedy version of Gulliver’s Travels hits DVD today, and no doubt all of you Jonathan Swift fans have already picked...

'Work Of Art' Contestants Create The Next Penguin Book Cover

The New Yorker | Macy Halford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Did I ever think that designing a book cover was easy? Not really. But neither did I realize, until watching episode three of Bravo's new series "Work...