Daily News from Poets & Writers

International Dylan Day, Location-Based E-Books, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.14.15

Henry Folger’s hunt for Shakespeare’s first folios; LéaLA literary festival; the writer as merchant; and other news.

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Hong Kong MFA Closure Protest, Kobo E-Books on Southwest Flights, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.13.15

Judging domestic themes in fiction; Jane Hirshfield on poetry’s transformative quality; On Writing Well author William Zinsser has died; and other news.

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Kafka Radio Adaptation, PEN World Voices Closing Lecture, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.12.15

John Irving delivers Günter Grass’s eulogy; Susan Howe and Bernadette Mayer’s 1979 radio interview transcribed; writing about not writing; and other news.

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Twitter Fiction Festival, MFA vs. Real Life, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.11.15

J. K. Rowling speaks out on online abuse; Mark Danielewski's new twenty-seven-volume novel; Heidi Julavits's e-Bay interview; and other news.

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John Ashbery on Proust, the Beats and the Language of Marijuana, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.8.15

A new pop-up bookstore in Washington, D.C.; Macmillan partners with Hoopla to bring audiobooks to libraries; Charles Simic on Walt Whitman; and other news.

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Write a Poem for the Royal Baby, Junot Díaz Advocates for NYPL Funds, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.7.15

Wole Soyinka among Oxford professor of poetry candidates; long novels in the age of iPhones; Harold Bloom interview; and other news.

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