Jehane Benoît, The Julia Child of Quebec

Her Encyclopedia is considered a staple for Francophone cooks in Quebec.

A Timeless Portrayal Of Misogynistic Violence

Dorothy B. Hughes and the mask of the “ordinary man.”

In Search Of Good Death: A Q&A With Caitlin Doughty

Her new book focuses on cultural rituals around death.

Dress to Sorceress

Honing emotions with magical outfits.

Writing a Long Novel is a Feminist Act

Why big, “ambitious,” messy books about women are necessary.

Advice For Young Ladies Eager For A Good Time

More rage than sex.

How I Wrote My Novel in Gmail

Parenting by the Books: Kindergarten

Stand Up To Dragons

Parenting Philosophy