Kovvali Academy

Literature

The writer turns to nonfiction in “Somebody With a Little Hammer,” a formidable collection of essays, reviews and the like.

Publishers have filled out this spring's lineup of biographies, team histories and other scholarship about the national pastime. ...read...

Mr. Bolles studied science but became an Episcopalian priest, and then he lost his job, leaving him well prepared to

Mr. Yevtushenko's defiant verse inspired a generation of young Russians in their fight against Stalinism during the Cold War. ...

Batuman talks about her first novel, “The Idiot”; David Bellos discusses “The Novel of the Century: The Extraordinary Adventure of

A burger and fries with a longtime New Yorker whose son is working on a movie with his dad's “Pretty

“Rum: The Manual” covers the history of the world's most diverse spirit. ...read more

Ann Shoket, a former editor at Seventeen and at CosmoGirl, has just published the book focusing on her readers' next

Months later, the response to Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize remains mixed. Our poetry columnist weighs in. ...read more

A new generation of authors is embracing writing as activism, tackling issues like racial bias, police violence and the Black