Writers are people who pen fiction, non-fiction or poetry. From William Shakespeare and Maya Angelou to J.K. Rowling, Writers help us engage deeper with the world.
HBO has released a documentary on writer and filmmaker Arthur Miller. Narrated by his daughter Rebecca, ‘Arthur Miller: Writer,’ covers his full life chronologically, from struggles with the House Un-American Activities Committee to his five-year marriage to Marilyn Monroe.
The movie ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ opens this weekend, an adaptation of the 1962 feminist science fiction book written by Madeleine L'Engle. The casting has been praised for its gender and racial diversity, featuring biracial actor Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey and Mindy Kaling.
The Association for Library Service to Children stripped Laura Ingalls Wilder’s name from the "Laura Ingalls Wilder Award" due to the author’s portrayal of Native Americans in her "Little House on the Prairie" books. The award is for authors whose work has impacted kids’ lit.