The 19 football teams with all-time winning records against Alabama
Flee the horrifying talons of the Rice Owls, cruel lords of Tuscaloosa. A famous ... John F. Kennedy used otherwise lowly Rice's eternal flailing at state power Texas as a metaphor for attempting the impossible, such as trying to land on the moon ...
Counterculture's next wave: Anna Hafner wants art to be for everyone
Hudson Valley One
... winds down, Hafner brings out a sampling of her creations: highly decorated animal masks — a warthog, a bull, an owl; layered, fanciful dresses; boas made of tulle, net, and ribbon; a brightly painted backdrop of leaves, stars, and a moon with a ...
The Best Fictional Librarians from Popular Culture
Although he only appears in a handful of episodes, Wan Shi Tong, a spirit owl who oversees a library served by spirit foxes, is unforgettable. I wish I ... A-Through-L (The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two by Catherynne M. Valente).
How Western Mass. became kids' lit central
The Boston Globe
Her fable The Emperor and the Kite won a 1968 Caldecott Honor, second only to a Caldecott Medal among children's picture book prizes (she also wrote the text for John Schoenherr's 1987 Caldecott Medal winner Owl Moon). Yolen should know a thing or ...