Social conditioning has caused women to fear harassment from groups of men, especially frat bros
In Emma Straub’s The Vacationers, the characters represent the cycles of relationships or the major milestones within them
I’ve always thought there’s absolutely no point in paying the increasingly-absurd rent prices, dealing with the summer scents of the subway, or trying to navigate Brooklyn through the most complex bus system of all time — unless you take advantage of the incredible events New York City ha
Travel story following Orhan Pamuk’s novels with a visit to Turkey during Soma Distaster and post-Gezi
My new piece on Turkey!
How do you know when a relationship is really finished?
My new piece on TC. I love writing just for fun!
When restauranteur Elaine Kaufman was alive, she gave writers a refuge at her favorite spot, Table 4. Even though the restaurant and Kaufman are long gone, her memory and devotion to writers live on with the Table 4 Writers Foundation. The foundation gives out $2,500 grants to writers at a gala at the New York Athletic Club on March 27. The 2013 winners include, "Bound" by Karen Yin, "Gotham Mexico" by Danny Theiman, "Kim of Noho" by Kurt Pitzer, "Parkside" by Jennie Yabroff, and "Rent Control" by Matthew Perron. Additionally, several of Elaine’s regulars will be honored, including Mary Higgins Clark, Carol Higgins Clark, Stuart Woods, Chazz Palminteri, and Richard Dreyfuss.
For our second work-in, all we ask is that you spend the day at the Rose Main Reading Room with a www.SaveNYPL.org sticker affixed to your laptop. Protest while you work. That’s it. We will be m
I’ll be there tomorrow for a much-needed work-in at the NYPL. writing, and protecting our books, libraries, and beloved librarians. please come if you can, and help #savethenypl
When I first discovered the existence of BeyoncÃ©âs surprise self-titled album this past December, I dissolved into a fit of grateful, relief-filled screams usually reserved for for grad school admissions letters. That is to say, I reacted like most people did. And when I saw the words, “Feat. Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche,â I screamed again. (Never mind that her name is actually spelled “Adichie.â) By now, youâre likely familiar with the snippet of Adichie’s Ted Talk, “We Should all be Feminists,â that ‘Yonce sampled: We teach girls to shrink themselves, to make themselves smaller. We say to girls: ‘You can haveâ¦
My article on the hairpin about a true literary heroine, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Now that’s Flawless.