Cheltenham Literature Festival
Dear All, At 8.45pm this Saturday--October 3rd--to mark the publication of More Letters of Note , ...
More Letters of Note
"[A] wonderful treasure trove of a book [...] Is there anyone who wouldn’t find something in these letters to delight or s...
Is it a disgrace to be Born a Chinese?
In September of 1884, San Francisco residents Joseph and Mary Tape did something seemingly quite ordinary: they attempted to enroll their ...
A Most Important Discovery
On March 19th of 1953, weeks before it was announced to the public, scientist Francis Crick excitedly wrote a letter to his son and told hi...
In 1960, pioneering American artists Sol LeWitt and Eva Hesse met for the first time and instantly clicked, quickly forming a strong, deep...
I miss my biggest heart
It wasn't until her death, in 1886, that the true scale of Emily Dickinson 's profound poetry was both discovered and appreciated ...
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