Harold Bloom, whose seminal The Anxiety of Influence and melancholy regard for the old masters made him a standard-bearer of civilisation amid modern trends, died Monday at age 89.
The publisher of acclaimed children's books by Judy Blume, Paula Fox and others has died. Richard Jackson was 84.
Canadian writer Margaret Atwood and British author Bernardine Evaristo split the Booker Prize, after the judging panel ripped up the rulebook and refused to name one winner for the prestigious trophy.
Booker Prize winner Margaret Atwood is the bookies' favorite to win the coveted fiction trophy again for "The Testaments," her follow-up to dystopian saga "The Handmaid's Tale."
Stressing that disagreement with parents does not tantamount to disrespect, Smriti Irani said that respecting diametrically opposing views was what kept families together.
A Polish city is offering free public transport rides to bookworms — provided they're carrying works by the country's new Nobel literature prize laureate.
Here's a look at some of the many reactions to the awarding of the 2019 Nobel Prizes (all times local).
The Nobel Prizes for literature have been awarded to two writers enmeshed in Europe's social and political fault lines: a liberal Pole and an Austrian accused by liberals of being an apologist.
Catch him at Comic Con Hyderabad, this weekend.
Since its establishment in 2010 (2012 in Hyderabad), Comic Con India has grown to become the predominant pop culture convention, attracting a huge number of fans every year.
A book of Toni Morrison quotations is coming out in December.
While Roshan Ali and Madhuri Vijay are debut authors, eminent Tamil novelist Perumal Murugan has made it to the shortlist second time in a row.