Nobel Laureate And Former Texas Southern Instructor Toni Morrison Has DiedShe was considered the reigning giant of modern literature whose works -- including "Beloved" and ''Sula" -- transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race.
'Hidden Figures' Author Shetterly Receives Literary PrizeAn author whose book was the basis for the Oscar-nominated movie "Hidden Figures" has won an award for writing literature that promotes diversity and confronts racism.
Musician Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize For LiteratureThe 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded to American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan
Dallas Library Selling Part Of Its Expansive Vinyl CollectionAt the Central Library Branch in Downtown Dallas, there’s one exception to the quiet rule: the 4th Floor Fine Arts Division, where patrons can use turntable listening stations to play vinyl records.
High School Literary List Causes Kerfuffle With Parents Sex… profanity... rape. Those are just three of the controversial subjects many parents in the Highland Park Independent School District don’t want their children reading about in school.
The Biggest Pregnancy Myths DebunkedSimon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores common pregnancy myths in her new book, "Bumpology: The Myth-Busting Pregnancy Book for Curious Parents-To-Be."
Bethenny Frankel's 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A BudgetBethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you're traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.
Julie Fisk Reviews 'The Great Gatsby'The Great Gatsby stars Leonardo DiCaprio as the mysterious millionaire from F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel.
A Rare Medium Well Done: 10.16.12Noted essayist Samuel Butler wrote, "the best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way". And that begs the question: why do we accept lies from people of great importance?
5 Must-Read Books By DFW AuthorsRecent books from critically-acclaimed DFW writers have one thing in common. They make us think, laugh, cry, imagine distant lands and learn about past and current cultures.
Literary And Book Events In DFWBookworms rejoice. There are a lot of book and literary events hitting the DFW area in the next few months, and we've rounded up the best.