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Snapchats from Jane Austen

By Taylor NolesAugust 14, 2017
If our girl Austen had had a Snapchat back in the day, you KNOW she would've been using it to eviscerate her snobbiest relatives. But since she didn't, we took a few guesses at what she would have done. Your spirit lives on through us and our snaps, Jane. More  →
Snapchats from Jane Austen

If Hamlet Characters Had Twitter

By Taylor NolesAugust 10, 2017
If you're honest with yourself, you'll admit that you've always wondered what was trending on Twitter during Hamlet. Well, wonder no more. More  →
If <i>Hamlet</i> Characters Had Twitter

Me Then vs. Me Now: Shakespeare Edition

By Taylor NolesAugust 8, 2017
We gave you the classics; now check out Me Then vs. Me Now in the wild world of Billy the Bard. More  →
Me Then vs. Me Now: Shakespeare Edition

7 "Crazy" Women in Literature Who Were Actually Being Totally Reasonable

By Taylor NolesAugust 1, 2017
The physically and mentally ill generally get treated like garbage in classic literature, and no one gets a worse deal than women accused of madness. At one point, the default medical opinion was that all women were insane by nature. (COME ON.) Here are 7 women ... More  →
7 "Crazy" Women in Literature Who Were Actually Being Totally Reasonable

Blogging Animal Farm, Part 2

By Taylor NolesJuly 24, 2017
Welcome back, snuggle muffins. This is the latest installment in our Blogging the Classics series: you voted, and we listened, so this round we're covering Animal Farm. Previously, on Animal Farm: A bit of background on George "G-Eazy" Orwell and I, for one, welcome our new pig overlords. Okay, ... More  →
Blogging <em>Animal Farm</em>, Part 2

Me Then vs. Me Now: Classic Lit Edition

By Taylor NolesJuly 19, 2017
Whenever there's an opportunity to combine classic lit and tumblr memes, BY GOD, WE WILL TAKE IT.—eds  More  →
Me Then vs. Me Now: Classic Lit Edition

Blogging Animal Farm: Part 1

By Taylor NolesJuly 11, 2017
HERE'S THE SITUATION: Last month, we asked you to vote on what book you'd like us to blog this summer in order to make your required reading assignment (and your life) exponentially less awful. Well, the people have spoken, and because this is not (YET) a terrifying, ... More  →
Blogging <em>Animal Farm</em>: Part 1

Shakespeare Adaptations, RANKED

By Taylor NolesJuly 3, 2017
There are roughly 1,854,329 adaptations of Shakespeare's plays out there in the world. Luckily, we've spent a few months with our eyes glued open, drinking soup through a straw, and devouring adaptations of The Bard in order to find the very best (and worst). Ignore our soup More  →
Shakespeare Adaptations, RANKED

Blogging Animal Farm

By Taylor NolesJuly 1, 2017
HERE'S THE SITUATION: Last month, we asked you to vote on what book you'd like us to blog this summer in order to make your required reading assignment (and your life) exponentially less awful. Well, the people have spoken, and because this is not (YET) a terrifying, metaphorical farm ... More  →
Blogging <i>Animal Farm</i>
About the Author
Taylor Noles

Taylor has very strong feelings about Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Her first name is actually Delaney, and her writing has appeared on VICE, NPR, and elsewhere. You can follow her on twitter @delaney_nolan

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