Daily News from Poets & Writers

The Accidental Novelist, Truman Capote’s Ashes for Sale, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.24.16

Award-winning novelist Marlon James featured on Vanity Fair’s “Daring 25” list; Deep Vellum publisher Will Evans on publishing works in translation; Hanya Yanagihara’s A Little Life optioned as series; and other news.

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Silent Book Clubs, the Poetry Marathon, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.23.16

WNYC talks to poet Evie Shockley about her #DearPresident message; on great sentences; librarians’ top-ten September books; and other news.

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Saving Langston Hughes’s Home, World’s Most Mysterious Book, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.22.16

Poet Yona Harvey on writing for Marvel Comics; publishers react to recent firing of Barnes & Noble CEO; fiction writer Leopoldine Core on voyeurism and obsession; and other news.

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Women in Translation, VIDA Hosts Editors Roundtable, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.19.16

Serial Box publishes books in “episodes”; a year without Oliver Sacks; novelist Yaa Gyasi on the Daily Show; and other news.

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Pamela Paul Promoted, Fight Club and The Great Gatsby, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.18.16

Judge opens investigation into Lorca’s death; Chinese poems translated into Kiswahili for the first time; how book reviewing is like restaurant reviewing; and other news.

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Fashion in Fiction, Kafka’s Comedy, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.17.16

Barnes & Noble fires CEO; Reese Witherspoon options film rights to Liane Moriarty novel; a 1972 novel’s anticipation of Brexit; and other news. 

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