Articles tagged jennifer weiner

23 Jun 2011 // 6:27 AM

Best-selling author Jennifer Weiner does television

PHILADELPHIA — Best-selling novelist Jennifer Weiner is going Hollywood. And not the way she did when her second book, “In Her Shoes,” was made into a

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A Woman of No Importance?

Historically, so-called women’s fiction is a bit of a mess. The Bronte sisters, studied in literature and MFA programs the world over, were forced to publish under male pseudonyms, while authors such as Jane Austen and Louisa May Alcott, who enjoyed some success in their respective periods, were still condescended to.

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Even the greatest blessing can be a bit of a curse. Ask Jennifer Weiner, author of the best-selling “The Guy Not Taken” and “Good in

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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