1. Sleep donation is safer than ever.

    Karen Russell’s novella is out now!

  2. GQ: Sleep Donation is a (digital) book you need to read this month!

    GQ: Sleep Donation is a (digital) book you need to read this month!

  3. In Love and Ruin, journalist James Verini travels to Afghanistan in search of a heartbreaking and exhilarating tale of romance, intrigue, and adventure. 

    In Love and Ruin, journalist James Verini travels to Afghanistan in search of a heartbreaking and exhilarating tale of romance, intrigue, and adventure. 

  4. explore-blog:

20-year-old Hunter S. Thompson's superb advice on how to find your purpose and live meaningfully - a fine addition to our ongoing archive of sage advice on life.

    explore-blog:

    20-year-old Hunter S. Thompson's superb advice on how to find your purpose and live meaningfully - a fine addition to our ongoing archive of sage advice on life.

  5. Join us tomorrow night at powerhousearena for the Best American Infographics book launch! 

    Join us tomorrow night at powerhousearena for the Best American Infographics book launch! 

  6. We’re excited to share some big news from Atavist Books, including books in 2014 from Karen Russell, Hari Kunzru, and Chris Adrian. 

    We’re excited to share some big news from Atavist Books, including books in 2014 from Karen Russell, Hari Kunzru, and Chris Adrian. 

  7. A reform school, a terrible secret, and a hundred-year fight for justice.
Read The Bones of Marianna by David Kushner.

Subscribe to The Atavist and get two stories for the price of one.
 

    A reform school, a terrible secret, and a hundred-year fight for justice.

    Read The Bones of Marianna by David Kushner.

    Subscribe to The Atavist and get two stories for the price of one.

     

  8. explore-blog:

Amidst questions for whether Shakespeare even existed, scholars look for proof in the Bard’s handwriting. Also see this restoration of what Shakespeare really sounded like.

Meet the struggling actor who’s risking everything, even his sanity, to bring Shakespeare’s true voice to the modern stage. 

    explore-blog:

    Amidst questions for whether Shakespeare even existed, scholars look for proof in the Bard’s handwriting. Also see this restoration of what Shakespeare really sounded like.

    Meet the struggling actor who’s risking everything, even his sanity, to bring Shakespeare’s true voice to the modern stage. 

  9. Join us Sept. 17 for Nerd Jeopardy at BookCourt!

    Join us Sept. 17 for Nerd Jeopardy at BookCourt!

  10. explore-blog:

    What Shakespeare really sounded like – linguists reconstruct a 400-year-old accent to remarkable results. For some Shakespearean reimaginings of a completely different nature, see Hamlet as a choose-your-own-adventure novel and if Shakespeare had written Star Wars.

    ( Open Culture)

    See also: FINDING SHAKESPEARE!!!!