Daily News from Poets & Writers

What Hollywood Owes Writers, Epistolary Novels, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.5.16

National Book Foundation launches program for LGBTQ teens; Tournament of Books brackets posted; Robert Lowell’s complicated relationships with women; and other news.

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Unprintable Books, Hong Kong Bookstore Sells Banned Titles, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.4.16

Tim Parks on the state of translation; five ways Infinite Jest predicted the future; T. S. Eliot’s notes on detective fiction; and other news.

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Poet’s Death Sentence Revoked, Ursula K. Le Guin Documentary, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.3.16

Amazon to open more physical stores; self-loathing book trailers; on writer envy and the real purpose of writing; and other news.

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Finnegan’s Wake Set to Music, Breaking the Language Barrier, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.2.16

New York Times features profile of editor Chris Jackson; Margo Jefferson interviewed at Bomb; Joan Didion as L.A’s angel of death; and other news.

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Infinite Jest Turns Twenty, Saul Bellow’s Last Interview, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.1.16

Meg Ryan set to direct rom-com set in the publishing world; young poets make the genre “cool” again; Molly Crabapple on art and activism; and other news.

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Recovering the Classics, Political Poetry Generator, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 1.28.16

#1000BlackGirlBooks campaign; study suggests white women account for majority of publishing positions; fractal patterns in classic texts; and other news.

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