Kovvali Academy

Literature

The author of “Clockers” and, as Harry Brandt, “The Whites” regrets reading “Sophie's Choice” in 1982: “Never ever read a powerful novel when you're...

The collection, given by William H. Scheide, includes a Gutenberg Bible, an original printing of the Declaration of Independence, all four of Shakespeare's Folios...

The library has now made available online four million digital images from its collection of rare manuscripts, newspapers and other materials.

Mohsin Hamid and Francine Prose debate literature's influence on politics. ...read more

Paul Fischer's elaborately complicated book delves into the North Korean dictator's grand passion for the film industry. ...read more

Paul Fischer's elaborately complicated book delves into the North Korean dictator's grand passion for the film industry. ...read...

In his debut novel, Elliot Ackerman, a veteran of five tours of duty in Afghanistan and Iraq, conveys the toll of war on ordinary...

In his debut novel, Elliot Ackerman, a veteran of five tours of duty in Afghanistan and Iraq, conveys the toll of war on ordinary...

Mr. Levine's work was vibrantly, angrily and often painfully alive with the sound, smell and sinew of heavy manual labor.

Mr. Levine's work was vibrantly, angrily and often painfully alive with the sound, smell and sinew of heavy manual labor. ...