Anu Partanen, author of “The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life,” will fuel the discussion this week in a series of public programs.
A book by Garrison Nelson, a legendary political science professor at the University of Vermont, details Boston politician John W. McCormack’s 41-year career.
The weekend event’s 60 novelists, poets and nonfiction writers addressed everything from the recently deceased Northeast Kingdom author Howard Frank Mosher to President Donald Trump.
Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Powers gets personal about his family’s pain in his new book “No One Cares About Crazy People.”
The biggest surprise in the Democratic presidential nominee’s new release, “What Happened,” isn’t the leaked criticism toward her primary challenger but the yet-to-be-reported compliments.
East Calais writer David Hinton explores the nature of the present moment in his new book “The Wilds of Poetry: Adventures in Mind and Landscape.”
A new paperback by Bill Mares and Jeff Danziger features commentary and cartoons from nearly two dozen of the president’s Green Mountain State critics.
The Upper Valley native turned New York digital culture expert talks the “Magic and Loss” of the internet at Vermont’s Bookstock Literary Festival.
Filmmaker Jay Craven is set to remember his collaborator through a statewide series of screenings of the Mosher novel-turned-feature “Where the Rivers Flow North.”
After dueling presentations about Dorothy Canfield Fisher and the eugenics movement, board Chair Bruce Post tried to temper the heated debate. The board eventually decided it needs more information.
The bookstore has been in Essex for 10 years. With a strong presence there and in surrounding towns, the business is staying close to its roots.
Needless to say, this “anti-Dorothy” flap has to be viewed in the context of other efforts to remove the names and symbols of people and causes once admired, now scorned.
Willard Sterne Randall’s “Unshackling America: How the War of 1812 Truly Ended the American Revolution” reveals echoing clashes over refugees, trade and the nation’s place in the world.
An Essex educator and artist has led the fight for the removal of Dorothy Canfield Fisher’s name from Vermont’s premier children’s book award.