Douglas Adams' Guide To Interspecies Sex Getting Published At Last

Douglas Adams' biographer is publishing a treasure trove of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy author's previously unseen work—including a rough draft for a second season of the TV show, material cut from the first Hitchhiker's novel, and Adams' unpublished writings on alien sex. » 5/30/14 11:30am 5/30/14 11:30am

Webcomic biography of Ayn Rand puts her works in context

Ayn Rand is a divisive figure in literature and political thought, and her life story helps us understand a great deal about her philosophy. Cartoonist Darryl Cunningham delivers a brief biography of Rand, from her childhood on. » 9/29/13 11:00am 9/29/13 11:00am

H.P. Lovecraft's leading scholar prepares his ultimate look at the…

There have been biographies of H.P. Lovecraft before, including Michel Houellebecq's Against the World, Against Life. But the most complete and fascinating look at the creator of Cthulhu may be yet to come. Lovecraft scholar S.T. Joshi, author of I Am Providence: The Life and Times of H.P. Lovecraft, just sold his… » 12/08/11 11:44am 12/08/11 11:44am