"The Handmaid"s Tale" author Margaret Atwood: "I have never believed it can"t happen here"

The Canadian author says her sequel, "The Testaments," which continues the saga of the women of the dystopian society of Gilead, offers "tons of hope".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzSep 8th, 2019

Margaret Atwood"s "The Heart Goes Last" going from screen to page

Canadian author Margaret Atwood has a new book headed out in September, set in the same near-future dystopia as her Positron stories, which have all been released online. Atwood has, in recent years, shared several of her stories via online portals. In 20.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooApr 1st, 2015

Margaret Atwood Not A Fan Of Duchess Kate Fashion

Oh boy. Author Margaret Atwood got really honest during her appearance at the Fashion and Fiction event at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. She admitted she isn’t a fan of Duchess Kate’s fashion sense. OMG. RELATED: Kate Middleton .....»»

Category: gossipSource: imnotobsessedApr 7th, 2015

Margaret Atwood on "The Handmaid"s Tale" and its sequel: "It is a warning"

Preview: The author tells "Sunday Morning" that the atrocities described in her dystopian classic, and her new novel "The Testaments," were taken from real-life events: "The human race made it up, unfortunately".....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzSep 6th, 2019

Book excerpt: "The Testaments" by Margaret Atwood

In her sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale," shortlisted for the Booker Prize, the author writes of attempts to wipe away the "corrupt and blood-smeared fingerprints of the past".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzSep 5th, 2019

Brooklyn Book Festival to host Margaret Atwood, Joyce Carol Oates

The Brooklyn Book Festival (September 12-18), hosted at the MetroTech Commons in the celebrated borough, will greet distinguished literary names like Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie, Joyce Carol Oates, Chip Kidd, and A.M. Homes. They are amongst the over.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooJan 11th, 2017

Margaret Atwood wins 2016 Pen Pinter Prize

Canadian novelist and poet Margaret Atwood wins the Pen Pinter Prize for championing free speech......»»

Category: topSource: 21st, 2016

Alexis Bledel Joins Cast of "The Handmaid"s Tale" Starring Elisabeth Moss and Samira Wiley

The 'Gilmore Girls' star plays Ofglen in Hulu's adaptation of Margaret Atwood's dystopian novel......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzJan 5th, 2017

Joseph Fiennes Set as Male Lead in Hulu"s "The Handmaid"s Tale"

He'll star opposite Elisabeth Moss and Samira Wiley in the take on Margaret Atwood's book......»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooAug 23rd, 2016

Kylie Jenner facing backlash for "Handmaid"s Tale"-themed party

Kylie Jenner threw a "Handmaid's Tale"-themed party for friends over the weekend, which some of her followers are calling "tone-deaf" and "embarrassing.".....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJun 11th, 2019

Why Gayle King is frightened by "The Handmaid"s Tale"

Gayle King is such a fan of "The Handmaid's Tale" that she's interrupted complete strangers on the street to recommend the drama as the "best show on TV.".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzJun 5th, 2019

Why Gayle King is "frightened" by "The Handmaid"s Tale"

Gayle King is such a fan of "The Handmaid's Tale" that she's interrupted complete strangers on the street to recommend the drama as the "best show on TV.".....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzJun 5th, 2019

"The Handmaid"s Tale" feels the weight of its timeliness

"The Handmaid's Tale" isn't the best TV show ever, although it's plenty good. But it's hard to think of a series that has been better calibrated to tap into the zeitgeist and unease of its cultural and political moment......»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzJun 3rd, 2019

Alexis Bledel Joins The Handmaid"s Tale: Goodbye Stars Hollow, Hello Gilead

Alexis Bledel is moving out of Stars Hollow to Gilead. The Gilmore Girls veteran is the latest cast member to join the all-star cast of The Handmaid's Tale, Hulu's drama based on the........»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzJan 6th, 2017

Queen’s cousin Margaret Rhodes dead: monarch"s ‘best friend’ dies from a short illness aged 91

Queen Elizabeth’s cousin Margaret Rhodes has died aged 91 [Getty] Buckingham Palace confirmed today that Margaret, who has been close friends with the Queen since childhood, passed away on Friday night following a short illness.  Mrs Rhodes has a.....»»

Category: topSource: okNov 27th, 2016

Ryan Atwood LIVES! Benjamin McKenzie Brings Back The White Tank Top & He Looks Damn Cool Doing So!

He lives! Ryan Atwood LIVES!! And he is still looking good. LOLz!  Benjamin McKenzie was spotted channeling his former on-screen counterpart on the set of his new TV show, Gotham, on Wednesday afternoon! The former O.C. star .....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonSep 12th, 2014

"Georgy Girl" author Margaret Forster, 77, dies of cancer

LONDON (AP) — Margaret Forster, the author of "Georgy Girl" and more than 20 other novels, has died in London after suffering from cancer in the back and spine. She was 77......»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 9th, 2016

Zadie Smith, Michael Chabon among NBCC finalists

The 2016 finalists for the US's National Book Critics' Circle awards have been announced, with Zadie Smith, Ann Patchett and Michael Chabon among fiction finalists and Margaret Atwood set to receive a lifetime achievement award......»»

Category: booksSource: yahooJan 19th, 2017

David Cronenberg, Edward Holcroft Join Netflix"s "Alias Grace" Cast

Paul Gross, Kerr Logan and Rebecca Liddiard will also star opposite Sarah Gadon and Anna Paquin in the TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel. read more.....»»

Category: tvSource: hollywoodreporterJan 11th, 2017

Who to follow during the Twitter Literature Festival

Over the next few days, Twitter is playing host to a literary event in which authors such as Margaret Atwood, Jackie Collins and Lemony Snicket will try their hand at bringing stories to life 140 characters at a time. The Twitter Literature Festival kicke.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooMay 15th, 2015

Pop-up theatre in festival line-up

Highlights of this year's Brighton Festival include a flat-pack theatre and artists from Margaret Atwood to Agnes Varda......»»

Category: topSource: 19th, 2015