Daily News from Poets & Writers

Bolaño Novel Takes the Stage, Dad Poems, and More

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Online Only, posted 1.27.16

Egyptian poet sentenced to jail for blasphemy; Alice Walker and Colm Tóibín in conversation; fiction writer Morgan Jerkins on the struggle to describe blackness; and other news.

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Reading for Wellbeing, National Haiku Writing Month, and More

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Online Only, posted 1.26.16

PEN to honor J. K. Rowling at annual literary awards ceremony; Janet Malcolm finds fault in Ted Hughes biographer; poet Ada Limón on the value of not writing; and other news. 

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Women-Run Presses, Burns Night, and More

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Online Only, posted 1.25.16

Oxford Dictionaries apologizes for sexist example; twenty-five stunning home libraries; CNN’s love story project; and other news.

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Snowstorm Books, Wallace Stegner Novel Adaptation, and More

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Online Only, posted 1.22.16

The endurance of bad similes; Joyce Carol Oates interviewed; former New Republic editor launching new journal with Steve Jobs’s widow; and other news.

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Star Translator Ann Goldstein, Be a Bridge Bard, and More

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Online Only, posted 1.21.16

Iran censors “wine” in books; National Book Foundation’s Innovations in Reading Prize submissions now open; poet and Omnidawn Publishing cofounder Rusty Morrison talks about her work as an editor and poet; and other news.

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Punctuation as Art, the Writer’s Obligation, and More

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Online Only, posted 1.20.16

Paul Lisicky on Flannery O’Connor; an argument for performed poetry; Orson Welles’s disdain for Hemingway; and other news.

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