Posts Tagged: emotions

Reading Emotions


There’s nothing that the book world likes to debate more than the differences between literary fiction and commercial or genre fiction.  

According to a new study published in Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts, readers of literary fiction are better able to understand emotions as compared with readers of popular genre fiction, Electric Literature reports.


The Saturday Rumpus Essay: Valuation Methods


In some of my fantasies, I make a pitch for art or for truth, defend them like commodities. ...more