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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.

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Amazon, Where’s My Readfit?

Feb 16, 2015

TW Column by David Biddle​

I’d like to think I average at least 10,000 words a day on my Kindle when I’m using it, but right now, I have no idea how much I read.

Media Debate, Talking Indie | Read More

Free Speech: Who Gets to Decide?

Jan 28, 2015

TW Opinion by J.p. Lawrence

I’ve been tempted to think the typical upper middle-class white student seems overly fearful of healthy intellectual debate.

Media Debate, Book Reviews, Diversity | Read More

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