Tag Archive for 57th Street Books

The Live Poets Society

“It’s a funny thing about stage fright,” the old woman to my left whispered to her neighbor. “It goes against all reason.” Katia Mitova, a Bulgarian professor and writer who teaches at the Graham School and a close friend of…

Comics’ Royal Family

If ever there was a power family in the world of comics, cartoons, and graphic novels, it would be the Mouly-Spiegelman clan. The family is comprised of Art Spiegelman, Françoise Mouly, and their daughter, Nadja Spiegelman. Though they each wear…

The Science of Sex

Sex sells, yes? But what about a book on the woman who had an orgasm every time she brushed her teeth followed by a small epileptic seizure and believed that she was possessed, or on women who have nocturnal clitoral…