Tough as Fire

Finding Eudora

The Essential Clue and Connection

Mary Hood, 2014 inductee to the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame, is the author of the novel Familiar Heat (1995) and the short-story collections And Venus Is Blue (1986) and How Far She Went (1984). A new collection of stories, A Clear View of the Southern Sky, is forthcoming from the University of South Carolina Press in 2015.

on Feeling as a Foreign Language: The Good Strangeness of Poetry by Alice Fulton

on Ellen Glasgow: A Biography by Susan Goodman

on Reading the Mountains of Home by John Elder

on A Timbered Choir: The Sabbath Poems, 1979-1997 by Wendell Berry

on Cleanth Brooks and Robert Penn Warren: A Literary Correspondence by James A. Grimshaw

Hugh Ruppersburg has just retired as Senior Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences and University Professor of English at the University of Georgia. He writes about American literature and film, especially of the American South. 

on Anne Frank: The Biography by Melissa Müller (translated by Rita and Robert Kimber)