What Is a Classic?

It’s a Pandora’s Box of a question. The buzz over writing by women gained steam in 2013, encouraged by a number of unrelated events. Alice Munro won the Nobel Prize in Literature, only the 13th woman to do so since 1901. Willa Cather’s long-awaited letters came out. It was the 40-year anniversary of the feminist … Continue reading What Is a Classic?