Michelle Tsai is a writer based in Brooklyn.
Hometown Feminists Find a New HomeBy Michelle Tsai
Every New York feminist knows that in the past few years theres been just one place to meet like-minded women and men: Bluestockings on the Lower East Side.
Under the Shade of a Myrtle Tree with HoraceBy Michelle Tsai
In the Divine Comedy, Dante encounters the ancient poets suspended in limbo, the first circle of hell: Homer the supreme poet, Horace the satirist, Ovid, and Lucan. Its a shame Dante doesnt describe Horace as a lyric poet, for the four books of the Odes are arguably his most loved and well-known poems.