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Toni Morrison

A new book by a Nobel Prize winner is always a significant literary event, and Toni Morrison’s latest novel, Home, is that and also a fine example of a master at work.

Summer Festival Guide

With many summer music festivals just weeks away, Current is keeping you hip to the biggest and best parties this festival season. Choosing is tough — there’s a lot out there —and it’s about time to finalize summer plans.

Forged in the Glass City

Before 1962, glassworking existed almost exclusively in the hands of scientists, engineers, and manufacturers. Some glass art was created in the 1940s and 1950s, but generally, the only place to find a furnace hot enough to manipulate glass was in a factory setting.

Type Rider

People respond to turning 40 in many different ways. Maya Stein’s response was to put a typewriter on her bike and cycle from Amherst, Massachusetts to Milwaukee, Wisconsin.