Nina Baym, Who Brought Novels by Women to Light, Dies at 82 Nina Baym, Who Brought Novels by Women to Light, Dies at 82

Professor Baym was a key early figure in feminist literary history and criticism, excavating forgotten works by female writers.

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Nonfiction: Falling Crime Rates Are Good — at a Cost. A Writer Sees Both Sides. Nonfiction: Falling Crime Rates Are Good — at a Cost. A Writer Sees Both Sides.

In “Uneasy Peace,” Patrick Sharkey sees disparities when the homicide rate drops. The country is safer, but some people are now afraid of the police.

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The Book Review Podcast: The Life of Atticus Finch The Book Review Podcast: The Life of Atticus Finch

On this week’s podcast, Joseph Crespino talks about “Atticus Finch: The Biography,” and Philip Dray discusses “The Fair Chase: The Epic Story of Hunting in America.”

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Weekend picks for book lovers, including Rick Bass' 'The Traveling Feast' Weekend picks for book lovers, including Rick Bass' 'The Traveling Feast'

Spend your weekend reading 'The Traveling Feast' by Rick Bass. Plus more recommendations by USA TODAY's book reviewers.        

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