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What to Do If You Left Your Summer Reading to the Last Minute

By ElodieAugust 15, 2017
There is nothing worse than waking up and realizing it’s August and you didn’t do a lick of summer reading. The Great... More  →
What to Do If You Left Your Summer Reading to the Last Minute

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

How to Tell If a Guy Likes You (According to Classic Literature)

By ElodieJuly 25, 2017
As near as I can tell, men are an unfathomable conundrum. I know this not from personal experience (the last time I... More  →
How to Tell If a Guy Likes You (According to Classic Literature)

9 Fail-Proof Ways to Enhance Your Reading of Classic Literature

By Cassidy GrahamJune 8, 2017
Let's be honest: classic literature can be boring AF. If you're struggling to get into a novel, we can help: below are 9 tried*... More  →
9 Fail-Proof Ways to Enhance Your Reading of Classic Literature

Classic Lit: Mansplained!

By Jessie GaynorJune 8, 2017
Actually, intros are the lowest form of art. Stendhal said that. Are you familiar with Stendhal?   Moby Dick Have you heard of Infinite Jest? It's... More  →
Classic Lit: Mansplained!

6 Literary Characters Who Don't Deserve All the Hate That They Get

By ElodieJune 5, 2017
There are many characters in books who DESERVE our unbridled hatred. For instance, I don’t think you’ll find a single person who is... More  →
6 Literary Characters Who Don't Deserve All the Hate That They Get

The 7 Best Times Men Were Terrified of Women in Classic Literature

By ElodieMay 10, 2017
"Woman does a thing, society freaks out" is one of my favorite things that can happen in a book. Obviously "villains monologuing unnecessarily"... More  →
The 7 Best Times Men Were Terrified of Women in Classic Literature

Great American Novels, Ranked from "Pretty Great, Actually" to "Meh"

By ElodieMay 9, 2017
In the 20th century, everybody and his grandmother was writing the Great American Novel, and the tradition continues still today. Some of... More  →
Great American Novels, Ranked from "Pretty Great, Actually" to "Meh"

50 Essay Topics for the Most SparkNoted Books

By ElodieApril 19, 2017
The worst part about writing an essay is coming up with the topic. You COULD argue that the actual worst part of writing... More  →
50 Essay Topics for the Most SparkNoted Books

The Most Relatable Characters in Classic Literature

By ElodieJanuary 25, 2017
Classic literature is like the broccoli of books: nobody likes it, but we’re all going to have to deal with it eventually.... More  →
The Most Relatable Characters in Classic Literature