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Is This Book Totally Epic?

What is an "epic?" A brief overview with classic and contemporary examples.

Giovanni’s Room (1956) by James Baldwin

A brief summary and review for James Baldwin's classic gay novel, Giovanni's Room.

Classics for Summer Reading

A few favorite Classics that are perfect for summertime reading are listed and described in brief.

Sanditon by Jane Austen

A brief summary and review for Jane Austen's masterful but unfinished work, Sanditon (1817).

Literary Reference: Manuscripts and Archives

Resources for conducting research into manuscripts, finding and using archives, and learning more about the history of a literary classic.

The House in Paris (1935) by Elizabeth Bowen

A brief summary and review of The House in Paris by Elizabeth Bowen.

Lady Susan (1794) by Jane Austen

A brief summary and review for Jane Austen's short work, Lady Susan.

The Satyricon by Petronius

The Satyricon of Petronius: A brief summary and review of this brilliant classical Roman satire.

Agnes Grey (1847) by Anne Brontë

A brief summary and review of Anges Grey by Anne Bronte.

What is Burlesque Literature?

Burlesque Literature: An overview, with examples.

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