An expert on Rainier Maria Rilke offers his take on why the Austrian poet and novelist's words resonate, particularly in films like the new "Jojo Rabbit."
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"'Cosella Wayne' transforms what we know about the history of early American Jewish literature..." Its discovery was recent, as was its publication.
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Machine learning analysis of 11 billion words in 3.5 million books reveals a clear pattern in how we describe men and women.
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"Not one of those myths has a good ending once the artificial beings are sent to Earth..."
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Researchers have discovered and digitally cataloged a huge trove of manuscripts from an understudied area in Islamic studies. See the database for yourself.
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There are ways to sharpen students' recognition of messages of power and oppression in classic literature. Here's why that's valuable.
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A new book brings readers eight forgotten short stories by famed German war writer Erich Maria Remarque, author of All Quiet on the Western Front.
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George Orwell, author of Animal Farm and 1984, had grander ambitions for his writing than satirizing and critiquing governments, a new discovery reveals.
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