Margaret Atwood
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//Features

The Best Non-Fiction of 2011
23 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

Books have a long shelf-life. A loved book may outlast its original owner by a generation – or more -- if well cared for. With that in mind, we recall our best loved books of 2011 here, well into 2012. Better late than never...

PopMatters Picks: The Best of Books 2009: Fiction
20 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

More than half of the titles in this year’s selections offer grim portraits of the human condition, some with more wit and optimism than others, and a surprising number of legendary authors complete the portraiture and theme.

//Columns

The Handmaid's Tale: Not So Sci-fi
23 Sep 2009 // 4:00 PM

The terrifying, 'it could happen today' message of this story is best told in the Atwood's book, rather than the film version.

//Reviews

'In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination': Atwood Finds the Connection Between Wells & Orwell
8 Dec 2011 // 3:00 PM

Childhood reading, the emphasis upon obscure texts, and searching out forgotten and under-appreciated works form Margaret Atwood-the-novelist’s DNA.

The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood
4 Oct 2009 // 4:00 PM

If you aren't terrified, you aren't paying attention. Atwood admits to scaring even herself.

//News

Margaret Atwood Connects Across the Lines
25 Apr 2013 // 12:35 AM

It’s a difficult moment to be a writer, with content going for less and less, even as “no one is suggesting anyone give away string for free.” Still, Atwood remains hopeful about the possibilities.

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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