ARMCHAIR BEA 2014 – Literature

It’s the nightmare essay question of every English major: Define literature. Here goes… I think for a piece of writing to be considered “literature”, it should defy boundaries in some way. Some examples.┬áDracula was considered trashy (by some) in its time but is thought of as a classic now – and not just because it…

ARMCHAIR BEA: Literature & Literary Fiction

With such a broad category it is difficult to know where to begin… Lately I have been really connecting with books that put a twist on the the typical storytelling model. ┬áThese books alter the framework and force us to experience┬ástory in a different way. Gillespie & I — by Jane Harris A fascinating and…