Members of the key 18-to-34 demographic finds the format stale, the hosts unrelatable and the topics patronizing.
Giving incel ideology too much time and energy ends up perpetuating it, instead of stopping it.
In her new essay collection, Elena Ferrante tells the compelling story of her reading and writing life, and the battle between form and wildness.
Poetry might seem like an odd way to communicate science research but the literary form can help engage a wide group of people
From editors looking to ‘expose the false art of life’ to others taking up the cause of the marginalised, writers went anonymous to share their uncomfortable truths.
Poetry can unite people when all seems lost. The Conversation US has pulled together four articles from its archives that speak on the power of poetry.
Disabled single mother Shakira Hussein reflects on her secret weapon against adversity. Adalya, her ‘excessively mature’ daughter, appointed herself her mother’s carer and fierce protector from age 9.
Black writers like Charles Chesnutt had to contend with a dilemma writers today know all too well: give the audience and editors what they want, or wallow in obscurity.
Two poems that were originally excised from ‘Ariel,’ Plath’s seminal poetry collection, vividly channel the painful experience of losing an unborn child.
New research shows that literary relatives tend to share a similar writing style.
The ‘Eureka!’ moment is a myth – an altogether naïve and fanciful account of innovation.
Post-colonial writing has expanded the concept of tragedy beyond Western thought.
More than cliches for lazy journalists, ‘snowclones’ are creative devices that have helped people digest the shock of the pandemic a little better.
This separation or segregation of women’s writing should be understood as part of the patriarchal control of what and who matters – and, historically, women have not.
Disputes are normal in romantic partnerships, but learning to see them from an outsider’s perspective, rather than your biased point of view, could be the key to cutting down on conflicts.
Plus some prompts to get you started.
Eric Carle’s famous book about a caterpillar was originally about a book worm.
While writing can be a challenge, so can finding the motivation to revise one’s work. A motivation specialist explains how to overcome the reluctance to take the first draft to the next level.
Amid the trauma and boredom of war, soldiers turned to reading — often magazines they wrote themselves.
Woolf thought of her books as music before she wrote them so it is unsurprising that her writing influenced the work of composers.