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Twain's Homage to Daughter Scores at Auction, Oscar Nominees Star in Ishiguro Film, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.18.10

Nick Hornby helps Ben Folds make literary music; another "20 Under 40" list emerges, from Britain; a group of prominent African authors head to the continent to cover their experiences during the World Cup; a novelist with his pen on the pulse of pop culture designs a clothing line; and other news.

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Bill Murray Walks Super Fast for Poets House, Susan Orlean's Big Tweet, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.17.10

Austria strikes a digitization deal with Google; Stieg Larsson's longtime companion refuses a settlement from the author's family; New York library users stage a read-in; the twentieth annual International Poetry Festival of Medellin kicks off next month in Columbia; and other news.

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Jack Kerouac's Last Typewriter for Sale, Bloomsday Reprieve From Apple, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.16.10

The Millions "alternate-universe" 20 Under 40 list; Ulysses Seen gets a reprieve from Apple just in time for Bloomsday; Jack Kerouac's last typewriter is up for auction; Little, Brown launches a crime imprint; and other news.

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Natalie Merchant Rocks WCU Poetry Conference, Mayonnaise Book Bandit Arrested in Idaho, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.15.10

New details emerge in the Penguin Canada sexual harrassment case; Eamon Grennan donates his literary archives to the growing Irish collection at Emory University; the director of the Folger Shakespeare Library announces her retirement; still more Oxford professor of poetry controversy; and other news.

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J.G. Ballard Archives Go to British National Library, the Billionaire Book Club, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.14.10

Apple censors Ulysses Seen days before Bloomsday celebrations; J.G. Ballard's archives go to the British National Library; the former publisher of Penguin Canada is accused of sexual harrassment; a billionaires' summer reading list; and other news.

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The Ultimate World Cup Reading List, the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.11.10

Amazon announces a Kindle app for Android phones; Flavorwire picks the ultimate World Cup reading list; New York City gears up for next week's Bloomsday events; the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest takes place this weekend; and other news.

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