The surviving chapters of ‘Answered Prayers’ feature real people and real gossip—but what happened to the rest?
Sep 27 2016 - Jackson Frons
The author’s remains are on the auction block.
Aug 25 2016 - Electric Literature
Christopher Castellani’s “Leading Men” looks at a “missing week” in the playwright’s relationship with his partner Frank Merlo
Mar 11 2019 - Adam Vitcavage
Plath herself burned one of her unpublished manuscripts, but the other disappeared under mysterious circumstances
Feb 5 2019 - Kristopher Jansma
Finding lessons in some of literature’s most indelible nomenclature
Dec 7 2018 - Emmanuel Nataf
What Does It Mean to Be a ‘Brooklyn Writer’?Members of the Brooklyn literary scene try to figure out what “the Brooklyn literary scene” even is, in part 2 of our oral history
Jul 27 2018 - Anu Jindal
Transplants and natives talk about the early days of literary Brooklyn in the first installment of our oral history
Jul 26 2018 - Anu Jindal
$15,000 for an X-ray of Ernest Hemingway’s foot? Don’t mind if I do!
Jun 1 2018 - Erin Bartnett
France’s premiere realist author left behind a work that feels more like “Waiting for Godot”