Daily News from Poets & Writers

Poe’s Raven Forevermore, Literature of the Strange, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.30.14

A British University abolishes library fines; children’s books fuel revenue growth; poet August Kleinzahler will lecture in D.C. series; and other news.

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Pulitzer Prize–Winning Poet Galway Kinnell Dies at 87, Rosemary Tonks’s Lost Poems, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.29.14

The “algorithm versus librarian” debate heats up; French culture minister sparks controversy; the subtext of Victorian horror; and other news.

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92nd Street Y at Seventy-Five, Malcolm Lowry’s Lost Manuscript, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.28.14

Authors to auction off character names for charity; Halloween costumes of famous authors; post-apocalyptic novels; and other news.

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Byron’s Modern Vampire, Postmodernism for Children, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.27.14

Dundee International Book Prize winner announced; Dylan Thomas’s reputation in Wales; Maryland bookstore donates to international charities; and other news.

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Inaugural Winners of Kirkus Prize Announced, Dylan Thomas Centennial Celebrations, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.24.14

Bronx bookstore to remain open after all; the San Antonio Library launches an “airport e-book” branch; the age of “Transrealism”; and other news.

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The Bronx Loses its Last Bookstore, Joan Didion Documentary, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.23.14

Ink blots and reader notes are on display at Cambridge; writers discuss the importance of place in their work; a literary atlas of Ireland; and other news.

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Current Issue

Cover Story 

Our Independent Publishing Issue features an in-depth interview with Graywolf Press editor Jeff Shotts; a look at the successful partnerships of eleven small-press authors and their editors; a profile of indie essayist Charles D'Ambrosio; Donald Hall recalls a golden age of American poetry; best-selling author Miranda Beverly-Whittemore on the rewards of self-promotion; advice for self-published authors; a conversation with Guernica publisher Lisa Lucas; and much more.

Finding Gems in Lost & Found

by Rebecca Bates

News and Trends

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

The Center for Humanities at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City is making the ephemeral more tangible through its Lost & Found chapbook series.

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Let's Just Do This: Eleven Small-Press Authors and their Publishing Partners

by Kevin Larimer

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Eleven small-press authors and their publishing partners discuss the independent approach—and all the passion, commitment, and love that comes with it—to bringing books into the world.

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Agents & Editors: Jeff Shotts

by Michael Szczerban

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Graywolf Press executive editor Jeff Shotts discusses the power of patience in publishing, editing as an act of empathy, and why it’s an exciting time to be a poet.

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