Daily News from Poets & Writers

First Folio Discovered in Scotland, Poetry and Medicine, and More

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Online Only, posted 4.7.16

Ta-Nehisi Coates on writing the Black Panther comics; Guggenheim fellowships announced; the biases in marketing African fiction; and other news.

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Lena Dunham Launches Book Imprint, the Foreign Ministry’s Poetry Collective, and More

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Online Only, posted 4.6.16

Goodreads hits 50 million reviews; how poetry teaches kids to love reading; the Bible to become Tennessee’s official state book; and other news.

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Adrienne Rich’s Feminist Beginnings, the Everlasting Shakespeare, and More

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Online Only, posted 4.5.16

What literature can do that op-eds cannot; Ian McKellen returns $1.4 million memoir advance; James Hannaham wins $15,000 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction; and other news.

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Claudia Rankine’s AWP Keynote, the Novel-Writing Process, and More

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Online Only, posted 4.4.16

Beverly Cleary on turning a hundred; Ahmed Naji to receive PEN Freedom to Write Award; Hachette-Perseus Book Group deal closed; and other news.

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Privacy in Writing, National Poetry Month Kicks Off, and More

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Online Only, posted 4.1.16

Nobel laureate Imre Kertész has died; reading past bad first impressions; judges for the 2016 National Book Awards announced; and other news.

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Advice for Debut Authors, Tournament of Books Champion, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.31.16

Flint, Michigan, teen poets on the power of art; the Los Angeles Times appoints major writers as new book-critics-at-large; Afghani book drive helps build libraries in areas struck by violence; and other news. 

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