Not only does Britain now have their first female Poet Laureate, Oxford now has their first female Professor of Poetry, Ruth Padel, ending a 301-year streak!

Scribd, the YouTube of literature, is now a e-self-publisher.

Jack Kerouac, fantasy baseball fanatic.

Five myths about the end of literature-as-we-know-it.

The Inferno meets the Information Age.

Someone is finally listening to the SF writers!

Shakespeare's "secret" sonnets

How Ursula Le Guin saved a generation of imagination.

The alleged "Agatha Chritie serial killer" in Iran has been arrested.