From the oldest novel to the youngest Booker Prize-winner, from poetry to twitterature, from Alabama to Zimbabwe, women writers have added immeasurable diversity and enhanced the quality of what can be found on bookshelves worldwide. How much do you know about literature by women through the centuries?
Malfunctioning spacecraft. Inept droids. Ruthless bounty hunters. Sith Lords. Between these and a surprising number of bottomless shafts in which to tumble down, George Lucas’ classic sci-fi universe is fraught with peril. The intrepid space explorer will need quick wits, a sense of adventure, and the wisdom of a longtime fan to make it out alive. Do you have what it takes to survive in a galaxy far, far away?
The US Supreme Court has agreed to examine whether states can maintain their traditional definition of marriage as a union of one man and one woman, or whether constitutional protections require the states to broaden their definition of marriage to include same-sex marriages. The high court has agreed to examine state laws in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky, and Tennessee. The cases are expected to be argued April 28 and decided by late June.