An Evening with Pico Iyer – Writer’s Symposium by the Sea 2020

An Evening with Pico Iyer – Writer’s Symposium by the Sea 2020

(whoosh, click beep) (cheerful music) – Welcome to the 25th annual writers symposium by the sea at Point Loma Nazarene University. I’m Dean Nelson, on the journalism faculty at the University. And today we have one of the really great writers and I would even say one of the great humans as part of the

Black Bi and Lesbian Book Recommendations for Black History Month and F/F February

Black Bi and Lesbian Book Recommendations for Black History Month and F/F February

My name is danica. I’m a contributing editor at book riot and today I wanted to give you some black bi and lesbian book recommendations. So of course February is Black History Month. There’s also an F/F February thing happening. So a lot of people are reading F/F books. And I thought that this would

Anne of the Island FULL Audiobook

Anne of the Island FULL Audiobook

Chapter 1 The Shadow of Change “Harvest is ended and summer is gone,” quoted Anne Shirley, gazing across the shorn fields dreamily. She and Diana Barry had been picking apples in the Green Gables orchard, but were now resting from their labors in a sunny corner, where airy fleets of thistledown drifted by on the

So… what are your favorite boarding school books?

So… what are your favorite boarding school books?

Hi everyone. I’m rincey and I am one of the contributing editors over at Book Riot and I’m back with today’s reader question. So I was recently reading The Secret Place by Tana French, and by recently I mean within the past month. And one of the things that I really, really enjoyed about this

Freedom and Religion: “The May-Pole of Merry Mount” by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Freedom and Religion: “The May-Pole of Merry Mount” by Nathaniel Hawthorne

YUVAL LEVIN: Our subject today is one of the stories of this collection- The May-Pole of Merry Mount by Nathanial Hawthorne. Nathanial Hawthorne was of course, one of Americaís great writers. And among its great writers perhaps the most astute scholar and student of the American Soul. Born in 1804 in Massachusetts, he lived the