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Carla Du Pree of CityLit Project Talks Local Literary Scene

Du Pree says one of her goals is to make literary art more inclusive and accessible to all communities.

Arts & Culture

The New Normal's

Waverly’s eclectic book and record store gets a new look.

Arts District

Local Orthodonist Co-Authors Children's Book on Overcoming Bullying

Before publishing the book, Dr. Stuart Sheer spent time helping children with cleft palates.

Arts District

Co_Lab Books Opens This Month in Old Goucher

When architects design a bookstore, aesthetics are the focus.

Home & Living

Color Pop

While a neutral look is always classic in home decor, adding a splash of color can bring a room to life.

The Chatter

Q&A with Astronaut Terry Virts

Virts's new book of showcases images and stories from his NASA career and Columbia childhood.

Arts District

Ten Not-To-Miss Events At The Baltimore Book Festival

The three-day celebration of all things literary returns to the Inner Harbor this weekend

Arts & Culture

The Book Thing Bounces Back

A Baltimore literary institution gets reborn, thanks to the community.

The Chatter

Officials Question Validity Of Book On Baltimore’s Drug War

University of Maryland professor says lessons should be learned from Pill City.

Arts & Culture

Jen Michalski Talks About New Novel

The longtime writer discusses her new novel, The Summer She Was Under Water.

On The Town

Mahaffey's Manager Writes Children's Book About Beer

Hophead Harry explains the process and science behind brewing beer.

Arts & Culture

​Q&A With Wil Haygood

The D.C. author talks about his latest book on Thurgood Marshall.

Arts & Culture

​Q&A with Marc Ferris

The author of Star-Spangled Banner: The Unlikely Story of America’s National Anthem talks about the anthem’s legacy and future.

Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: August 2014

The Girl Who Came Back & The White Rail

Arts & Culture

Q&A with John Waters

Thumbs Up

Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: Forgotten Sundays and Plug Ugly Ball: A Mobtown Tale of Bullies & Baseball

Forgotten Sundays by Gerry Sandusky and Plug Ugly Ball: A Mobtown Tale of Bullies & Baseball by John Thomas Everett

Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: Brooks and Gilbert Byron: A Life Worth Examining

Brooks by Doug Wilson and Gilbert Byron: A Life Worth Examining by Jacques T. Baker Jr.

Arts District

Baltimore Book Festival Moves to Inner Harbor

This year's event relocated due to construction in Mt. Vernon.

Arts & Culture

Reviews of Wondrous Beauty, Medusa’s Daughter and His Wife Leaves Him

Wondrous Beauty by Carol Berkin, Medusa’s Daughter by Jonathon Scott Fuqua/Steven Parke and His Wife Leaves Him by Stephen Dixon

Arts & Culture

Q&A with author Carol Berkin

Hometown Pride? Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte was incredibly dismissive of her hometown. Did she ever say anything positive about the city?

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Center Stage Names Stephanie Ybarra as New Artistic Director: With an interest in social justice and inclusivity, Ybarra will come to Baltimore from New York's Public Theater this fall.

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