We asked some of our favorite novelists and poets to tell us about three recent works of fiction that speak to them in a deep way.
We Are the Eighth Day, © Melanie Weidner
In this anthology of poems selected by Wiman, joy comes in modest and unlikely guise.
Craig Detweiler draws on art history, psychology, and religion to argue that staring at ourselves can be an act of faith.
National Poetry Month is over, but there's plenty of good poetry to get us through the next 11 months.
Matt and Adam talk with MaryAnn McKibben Dana about stories, improv, and Stranger than Fiction.
The synagogue at Dura, in present-day Syria, contained three murals recounting the history of Israel from the ancestral period through the exile and resettlement of the land.