HBO’s Lovecraft Country takes on the dark legacy of racism in the original work of H.P. Lovecraft

HBO’s Lovecraft Country takes on the dark legacy of racism in the original work of H.P. Lovecraft

From Vox: Lovecraftian horror — and the racism at its core — explained… Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free! His work saturates modern horror and literary fiction. He has directly influenced countless writers of modern horror, from Stephen King to Junji Ito to Guillermo del Toro. His … Read more

From real-life activists to fictional heroes, these books tell the stories of women fighting climate change

From real-life activists to fictional heroes, these books tell the stories of women fighting climate change.

These fiction and non-fiction selections show how women are affected by climate change and how they’re fighting back….  Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free right now! Wilding: Returning Nature to Our Farm by Isabella Tree Kindle price: $12.99 An inspiring story about what happens when 3,500 … Read more

The movie adaptation of best-selling murder mystery novel Where The Crawdads Sing has found its director

The movie adaptation of best-selling murder mystery novel <em>Where The Crawdads Sing</em> has found its director

From the Hollywood Reporter: ‘Where The Crawdads Sing‘ movie adaptation finds its director… Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free! livia Newman, who wrote and directed Netflix feature First Match, will helm Sony Pictures’ feature adaptation of the Delia Owens‘ debut novel that has dominated the New York … Read more

The Ayn Rand Institute bootstrapped its way to a PPP Loan of at least $350K

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From Reuters: The institute promoting the “laissez-faire capitalism” of writer Ayn Rand, who in the novels “Atlas Shrugged” and “The Fountainhead” introduced her philosophy of “objectivism” to millions of readers, was approved for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan between $350K and $1 million… Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. … Read more

Joyce Carol Oates is America’s greatest living author

Joyce Carol Oates is America’s greatest living author

From The New Yorker: In an era that fetishizes form, Joyce Carol Oates has become America’s preëminent fiction writer by doing everything you’re not supposed to do….  Support our news coverage by subscribing to our Kindle Nation Daily Digest. Joining is free! In Joyce Carol Oates’s novel “Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My … Read more