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Emily Dickinson Stops for Science

Interesting article in JSTOR Daily by Matthew Wills about new scholarship revealing how Dickinson was engaged with the scientific and philosophical issues of her time. And she was even willing to change her thinking on many of them, including evolution. You can order our removable Emily Dickinson sticker, perfectly sized for laptops, phones, and carriages, here. It's $2.95, and the shipping's on us.

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Emily Dickinson in the Snow

A photo sent to us by Harley Spiller. Harley is from Amherst, NY, not Amherst, MA, but he's a big Emily Dickinson fan nonetheless. Thanks for sending the snap, Harley. If you have a photo of your Literary Location sticker in situ, send it along. We'd love to post it, too. Along with his photo, Harley sent along the following winter-appropriate Dickinson poem, "There's a certain Slant of light": There's a certain Slant of light, Winter Afternoons – That oppresses, like the Heft Of Cathedral Tunes –   Heavenly Hurt, it gives us – We can find no scar, But internal difference – Where the Meanings, are –   None may teach it – Any – 'Tis the seal Despair – An imperial affliction Sent us...

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