(NEW YORK) -- Author George M. Johnson has found himself at the center of a culture war over what kids can read. Johnson’s memoir, “All Boys Aren’t Blue,” which chronicles his experience growing up as a Black queer man, is the second most banned book... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Social media companies have deliberately manipulated the desires and fears of its users to drive their engagement metrics which has created an addiction, according to an author. In his new book, The Chaos Machine: The Inside Story of How Social Media Rewired... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A suspect has been charged with attempted murder in the attack on author Salman Rushdie at a speaking event in New York state. Rushdie, who has faced death threats over his writing, was scheduled to give a lecture at the education center Chautauqua... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Author Salman Rushdie was attacked at an event in New York state on Friday, according to witness accounts and law enforcement reports. Rushdie was scheduled to give a lecture at the education center Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, in southwestern New York, Friday... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two questions -- "What is college for and who pays for it?" -- form the foundation of a new book that explores a variety of systemic issues facing America's higher education system. Will Bunch, author of “After the Ivory Tower Falls: How... Read More.
Bridgerton is diving deep into the past with author Julia Quinn and Shonda Rhimes joining forces for a prequel novel. The new book will be released alongside an eight-episode season of the popular Netflix series and will be all about Queen Charlotte and "how the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- LGBTQ+ social media content creators are increasingly complaining about their posts being taken down, a practice labeled as “the digital closet” by researcher Alexander Monea. Monea, who is a professor of English and cultural studies at George Mason University, spent two years... Read More.