Books

Celebrate Banned Books this week

Banned Books Week, which began this year on Sept. 25 and is typically held during the last week of September, is a call to action for readers to speak out against literary...


Books

BU alumnus publishes second novel, 'Dinner at the Center of the Earth'

“Dinner at the Center of the Earth,” written by Nathan Englander, ‘91, is a novel about the secondary characters in a story — the ones who appear to deliver coffee or to...


Features

Leave a book, take a book

The Marketplace is now home to two shelves full of books — but instead of merely being lost after the daily lunch rush, these books have been left there on purpose as...


Books

Celebrating an ode to Binghamton

A lively group of Binghamton residents came together on Thursday night to celebrate “Around Binghamton (Images of Modern America),” a new book by Binghamton local and Binghamton University alumnus Jim Maggiore, ‘78....


Books

From book-hungry Bearcat to novelist

Imagine this: Tomorrow, you open your mailbox to find a mixtape addressed to a girl who lives in the apartment below yours in a trendy Brooklyn neighborhood. When you go downstairs to...


Books

BU graduates find success telling stories

As college students, we know that there is nothing scarier than the future. We are constantly haunted by the search for graduate schools, internships and employment. Luckily, there is a long list...


Books

Twin sisters at BU to publish children's book in May

With lessons learned through classes in Binghamton University’s School of Management and Harpur College, two BU students are not just writing children’s books, but bringing them to life. Caroline Brickley, a junior...


Books

In first memoir, Bruce Springsteen gets personal

Springsteen’s writing has a familiar appeal, even for those who haven’t listened to his music or don’t like it. ...


Books

Author David Sedaris talks writing, women's pants

As he began reading the essay “The Perfect Fit,” it became clear that Sedaris does not take himself too seriously. ...


Movies

Dive into a new dystopian book series

In terms of up and coming fantasy series, Victoria Aveyard’s “Red Queen” has grown in popularity since its release last winter and has sparked rumors of a movie production in the near ...