Daily News from Poets & Writers

Marathon Performance of The Iliad, Poetry for Robots, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.8.15

Poets House Brooklyn Bridge walk; the audacity of prose; BEA’s spotlight on China; and other news.

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The Year of Publishing Women, Lorca’s Birthday, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.5.15

J. D. Salinger estate fights copyright suit; Knausgaard interviewed on Charlie Rose; book reviewing has gone from “bloodbath” to “featherbed”; and other news.

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Harper Lee’s Letters Go to Auction, Jacqueline Woodson Named Young People’s Poet Laureate, and More

by Staff

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Online Only, posted 6.4.15

Stephen King’s literary loves; John Berryman’s tragicomic Dream Songs; Juliette Binoche to star in Pearl S. Buck biopic; and other news.

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Ursula K. Le Guin Vs. Amazon, Booklandia, and More

by Staff

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Online Only, posted 6.3.15

Windham-Campbell and Yale launch book series; Bangladeshi blogger flees to U.S.; Melville House partners with Rough Trade NYC; and other news.

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Summer Writing Project, Yeats Online Archive, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.2.15

Writer regrets signing letter condemning PEN’s Charlie Hebdo award; the poetry of jihadists; Elizabethan book pirates; and other news. 

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The Jane Austen Manifesto, Philip Larkin Letter Found, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.1.15

Teacher fired over Ginsberg poem; literary agents join forces to launch full-service agency; study finds books about women win fewer literary prizes; and other news.

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