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Stephen King criticized for comments on diversity

NEW YORK (AP) - Stephen King says he cares only about “quality," not “diversity” when deciding on awards. Some are asking why he thinks...

Free e-book aims to spark talk on ‘culture of health’

NEW YORK (AP) - Roxane Gay, Pam Belluck and Martha Wells are among the contributors to a free e-book story compilation supported by the...

New award to honor arts and activism named after Lena Horne

NEW YORK (AP) - The venerated Times Square concert venue The Town Hall has created a new award to honor arts and activism, a...

Barack Obama, Beyonce, others react to Toni Morrison’s death

NEW YORK (AP) - Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, who transformed modern literature, has died.Highlights of reaction to her death:___"Toni Morrison was a national treasure....

Smollett developments leave some baffled, others outraged

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The national outrage that simmered after actor Jussie Smollett said he was attacked by people shouting racial and anti-gay slurs...

Smollett developments leave some baffled, others outraged

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The national outrage that simmered after actor Jussie Smollett said he was attacked by people shouting racial and anti-gay slurs...

New Yorker drops plans to interview Bannon at festival

NEW YORK (AP) - Facing widespread outrage, The New Yorker has dropped plans to interview Steve Bannon during its festival next month.New Yorker editor...

White poet criticized for attempt at black vernacular

NEW YORK (AP) - One of the country's leading liberal publications is apologizing for a poem in which a white writer attempts black vernacular.In...

America Ferrera editing anthology of essays about culture

NEW YORK (AP) - Playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda, author Roxane Gay and Olympic skater Michelle Kwan are among those contributing essays to an anthology about...

Jesmyn Ward, Masha Gessen among nominees for critics awards

NEW YORK (AP) - Jesmyn Ward's "Sing, Unburied, Sing," winner of the National Book Award for fiction, is now a nominee for the National...