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    By Cory Leadbeater  June 12, 2024

    Was Jane Austen Actually the Ultimate Anti-Romantic Novelist?

    Inger Sigrun Bredkjær Brodey on How Austen’s Rushed Endings Undercut Her Reputation For Romance

    By Inger Sigrun Bredkjær Brodey  June 12, 2024

    Duty of Care: Tomas Moniz on Trauma, Healing and Houseplants

    “I discovered something different through the trauma. We learn to grieve by grieving.”

    By Tomas Moniz  June 12, 2024

    Kill the Pet, Kill the Book’s Rating: The Perils of Writing Dogs in Fiction

    Clare Pooley on Reviewers’ Tendency to Punish Novels with Dead Canines

    By Clare Pooley  June 12, 2024

    Elisa Gabbert on the Philosophy and Process Behind the Poem and the Essay

    Sarah Viren Talks to the Author of “Any Person is the Only Self”

    By Sarah Viren  June 12, 2024

    Autopsies, Necrophiliacs, and Werewolf Pandemics: Puloma Ghosh on Translating Grief into Literary Horror

    Melissa Lozada-Oliva in Conversation with the Author of “Mouth”

    By Melissa Lozada-Oliva  June 12, 2024