Media Debate

Sex and the Young Reader

Oct 26, 2015

Theme Essay by Karen J. Ohlson

Should parents ever censor what their kids read?

Media Debate, Sex, Children's Lit | Read More

A Golden Age for Young Adult Books

Sep 21, 2015

Theme Essay by Stephen Roxburgh

It’s no surprise to me that YA readers still prefer print.

Media Debate, Children's Lit | Read More

The YA Conspiracy—and How I Grew Up

Sep 14, 2015

TW Column by David Biddle

It bothered the hell out of me that people were standing in line waiting for midnight sales of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

Media Debate, Talking Indie, Children's Lit | Read More

The Case of the Disappearing Editor

Jun 15, 2015

TW Column by Martha Nichols

In the battle over submission fees, what troubles me most is the idea that writers do everything and editors do nothing.

Media Debate, Money, First Person | Read More

Rewiring Our Interior Lives

Apr 06, 2015

Book Excerpt by Douglas Coupland

The Internet has burrowed inside my head and laid eggs, and it feels like they’re all hatching.

Media Debate, Nature, TW Reading Series | Read More

Environmental Amnesia

Mar 30, 2015

TW Theme Essay by Peter H. Kahn, Jr.

Wildness doesn’t just exist in facing off a lion with a burning branch.

Media Debate, Nature | Read More

You Can’t Make Me Clean

Mar 30, 2015

TW Column by Emily Toth

I don’t believe in an afterlife. I’m not worried I’ll come back as a tampon.

Media Debate, Nature, Nothing but the Toth | Read More

Digital Media and the Wild Imagination

Mar 23, 2015

TW Column by Martha Nichols

There’s nothing like a thirteen-year-old to get a parent raving about the evils of technology.

Media Debate, Nature, First Person | Read More

Gender Wars: The Listicle

Mar 18, 2015

TW Reading List

It's no stretch to leap past Dr. Johnson, but in the 21st century, why can't writers of any gender twirl on their 'hinder' legs?

Media Debate, Diversity | Read More

Dear Young Writers

Mar 18, 2015

TW Feature by Lorraine Berry and Martha Nichols

An open letter about why the fight against gender discrimination still matters.

Media Debate, Diversity | Read More


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