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Margaret Atwood

  1. it’s spagett!
    Margaret Atwood Compares Scientology to … PastafarianismWhile practicing Scientologist Elisabeth Moss encourages “people to find out for themselves.”
  2. got ‘em
    The FBI Has Made an Arrest in the Spine Collector CaseFilippo Bernardini was charged with fraud and aggravated identity theft.
  3. who were the 2010s?
    Margaret Atwood on the Decade The Handmaid’s Tale Came to LifeHer novels speculated about lab-grown meat, environmental catastrophe, and the diminishment of reproductive autonomy. Does anything shock her anymore?
  4. books
    Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo Both Win This Year’s Booker PrizeThe rules for the fiction award technically prohibit a tie, but rules are meant to be broken.
  5. blessed be the clicks
    Handmaid’s Tale Wedding Photographer Speaks Out: ‘Everyone Loves a Witch Hunt’The photo was staged in front of a wall used for systemic murder in the Hulu show.
  6. blessed be the audiobook
    Listen to Aunt Lydia, I Mean, Ann Dowd Read You Margaret Atwood’s New BookAnn Dowd will be reprising her role as Aunt Lydia. She’s joined by Bryce Dallas Howard, Mae Whitman, and the author herself.
  7. publishing drama
    Around 800 Copies of Margaret Atwood’s Handmaid’s Tale Sequel Got Sent Out Early“Good news!” read a note sent to some customers. “We’re able to get part of your order to you sooner than we originally promised.”
  8. praise be sequels
    Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments Joins the Empowerment ParadeThe sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale ultimately succumbs to our fan-service dystopia.
  9. fall preview 2019
    The Best and Biggest Books to Read This FallFrom Margaret Atwood, Zadie Smith, Salman Rushdie, and more.
  10. man booker
    Margaret Atwood’s Handmaid’s Tale Sequel on the 2019 Man Booker Prize Short ListThe Testaments comes out on September 10.
  11. books
    The Man Booker Long List Includes Margaret Atwood’s Upcoming NovelAlongside Oyinkan Braithwaite’s My Sister, the Serial Killer.
  12. trailer mix
    The Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 Trailer: Elisabeth Moss Returns With a RevolutionTime to tear down Gilead.
  13. dystopia
    Welcome to Dystopian Realist FictionToday’s feminist dystopian novels show us worlds far nearer and scarier than Orwell’s nightmares.
  14. most anticipated 2019
    37 Books We Can’t Wait to Read in 2019From old favorites (Ian McEwan, Zadie Smith) to new favorites (Sally Rooney, Marlon James), plus sequels to Olive Kitteridge and The Handmaid’s Tale.
  15. year in culture 2018
    In Fiction, It Was the Year of the WomanAmid Trump-obsessed nonfiction blockbusters, women led the way forward for fiction that matters.
  16. big deals
    Margaret Atwood Releasing The Handmaid’s Tale SequelYes, it’s fiction.
  17. fan theories
    Margaret Atwood Attempts to Clarify “Star Wars Inspired 9/11” CommentsThe Handmaid’s Tale author pointed to A New Hope when discussing the terrorist acts earlier this week.
  18. trailer mix
    The Handmaid’s Tale Season Two Trailer: The Resistance IgnitesWe’re going back to Gilead.
  19. paleyfest 2018
    The Handmaid’s Tale Cast Has Lots of Ideas for a Drake Cameo“Who would he play? Maybe Offred’s third baby daddy.”
  20. In Praise of Alias Grace’s Conniving WomanWhy Grace Marks is a galvanizing heroine for our time.
  21. Let’s Talk About the Ending of Alias GraceNetflix’s Margaret Atwood adaptation puts the entire audience on trial.
  22. adaptations
    How Does Netflix’s Alias Grace Compare to Margaret Atwood’s Book?Sarah Polley’s adaptation is remarkably effective at translating the form of Atwood’s novel into a visual language.
  23. tv review
    Alias Grace Is Another Gripping Margaret Atwood–Inspired TV ShowIt’s tonally different from The Handmaid’s Tale, but just as timely.
  24. Nia Vardalos’s 10 Favorite BooksElena Ferrante, Margaret Atwood, Alison Bechdel, and more.
  25. Alias Grace Trailer: Margaret Atwood’s Murder Story Gets a Netflix AdaptationThe six-part mini-series stars Sarah Gadon, Zachary Levi, and Anna Paquin.
  26. John Lithgow’s 10 Favorite BooksFrom William Faulkner to Ann Patchett.
  27. Carrie Preston’s 10 Favorite BooksThe books The Good Fight star would take to a desert island.
  28. chat room
    Margaret Atwood: Don’t Give Up Hope on MaddAddam AdaptationThe famed author is about to put out the third volume of her Angel Catbird graphic-novel series.
  29. vulture lists
    The Handmaid’s Tale: The Key Changes Between the Book and the TV ShowEvery major way the Hulu show departs from Margaret Atwood’s novel.
  30. primers
    The Handmaid’s Tale: A Beginner’s Guide to the UniverseEverything you need to know going into Hulu’s dystopian drama.
  31. modern feminism
    Elisabeth Moss Isn’t Convinced The Handmaid’s Tale Is Feminist“It’s a human story, because women’s rights are human rights.”
  32. wishes
    5 Details We Hope Are in The Handmaid’s Tale TV SeriesBlessed be the fruit.
  33. discoveries
    Margaret Atwood Hints at Future Handmaid’s Tale Material in Extended AudiobookTurns out there were some questions at the Twelfth Symposium on Gileadean Studies.
  34. dystopia
    Margaret Atwood: Donald Trump’s Presidency Boosted The Handmaid’s Tale Sales“You are seeing a bubbling up of it now.”
  35. national book critics circle awards
    National Book Critics Circle Finalists RevealedMargaret Atwood will be honored with the lifetime achievement award.
  36. casting couch
    Anna Paquin to Star in Netflix/CBC’s Alias GraceWritten by Sarah Polley and directed by Mary Harron.
  37. encounter
    Scoping Out Comic-Con With Lord of the Rings Superfan Margaret AtwoodIt turns out that Atwood — one of the most esteemed writers of literary fiction of her generation — is a geek, even if she hates that word.
  38. casting couch
    Samira Wiley Cast in Hulu’s Handmaid’s Tale From Litchfield to dystopian America.
  39. tv
    Max Minghella and Ann Dowd Come Aboard Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale Gilead will not lack for good actors.
  40. oh canada!
    Netflix Developing Margaret Atwood Mini-seriesAn exceedingly Canadian true-crime story.
  41. graphic novels
    Margaret Atwood Pens Superhero ComicPredicting the hottest new name for cats will be Angel Catbird.
  42. chat room
    Margaret Atwood on MaddAddam, the HBO Adaptation, and Genetic EngineeringThe Canadian writer’s latest novel is newly out in paperback.
  43. party chat
    Darren Aronofsky Is a Big Margaret Atwood FanWhich is why he’s developing MaddAddam.
  44. new shows
    Darren Aronofsky Is Developing a Dystopian Series for HBOBased on a Margaret Atwood trilogy.
  45. chat room
    Margaret Atwood Learns About The Hunger Games“So, basically it’s Painball from Year of the Flood in which people are pitted against other people so other people can watch it on TV?”
  46. clickables
    See Margaret Atwood’s Superhero IllustrationsThe celebrated author gets inspired by Twitter followers’ handles, draws suggested outfits for them.
  47. quote machine
    Queen Latifah’s Career Choices Informed by Dangerous BloodlustMargaret Atwood on opera, Tina Fey on Jerry Seinfeld, and Danny Boyle on vomit.
  48. news reel
    Margaret Atwood Signs Autographs Via the Miracle of the Internets