As GoT fans eagerly await the premiere of season 7, here, for your viewing pleasure, are a few personal factoids about author George R.R. Martin compiled from research, supplemented by a phone interview (kindly granted by the man himself) and presented in the form of a comic.
In honor of what would have been the South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and former president's 99th birthday on July 18, we look at his legacy in a visual timeline.
On the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's death, Keiren Phelan, a trustee of Jane Austen’s House Museum and editor of the website Literary Winchester, retraces the author's life and literary career through some of the most significant locations in her biography.
On Sunday, 23-year-old golfer Jordan Spieth became the youngest American to win the British Open. Spieth made a dramatic recovery after he hit a wild shot at the 13th hole that caused an almost 15-minute delay. He followed that misstep with a series of clutch shots, defeating Matt Kuchar in a three-stroke victory.