A peek at what's coming up in the Independent this week.

A recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.

Spotlight Event

Get your verse on this Tues., May 30th, at 9PM!

A Washington Writers Conference Special Seminar!

A monthly feature that looks at books of and about poetry.

Book Blog

Cultural appropriation is a solvable problem.

Spotlight Event

Enjoy poems, skits, and more (all performed in American sign language) this Fri., May 26th, at 11PM.

Beyond The Book

What do book lovers have queued up on their nightstands and ready to read before lights-out? We asked one of them, and here’s what she said.