Literary Wives: The World’s Wife

The World’s Wife (1999) by Carol Ann Duffy is the first poetry collection to be included in the Literary Wives Series, during which we explore the following questions: What does this book say about wives or about the experience of being a wife? In what way does this woman define “wife”—or in what way is... Continue Reading →

Shades of Good and Evil in Jekyll and Hyde

I picked up The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886) by Robert Louis Stevenson because of Jeopardy!  I often get the books and literature categories mostly correctly, and when I missed one about this novella, I decided that I must read it.  My missing that question was an obvious gap in my... Continue Reading →

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