Daily News from Poets & Writers

World Literature Today Devotes Issue to Women, New Joan Didion Book, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.10.16

Books to help understand Trump’s win; illustrations of bookstores around the world; contemporary Thai literature in translation; and other news. 

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Writers React to Donald Trump, Book Trade “Dismayed” Over Election, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.9.16

Science fiction novels with a political bent; literary podcasts; former National Book Award judge argues against the awards’ recent changes; and other news. 

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Writers on the Election, Whitman’s Descendants, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.8.16

Little Free Library celebrates fifty thousand locations; researchers create algorithm for machine to determine a book’s genre by its cover; poet Jim Harrison’s final interview; and other news.

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Solmaz Sharif on War Poetics, Underrated American Poems, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.7.16

Flaubert’s travel diary up for auction; sixteen books that explain this year’s election; PEN reports on missing Hong Kong booksellers; and other news. 

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United Arab Emirates’ New Reading Law, Anne Frank Poem Goes to Auction, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.4.16

The challenges of digitizing ancient manuscripts; an interview with Alexandra Kleeman; U.K. students who write outside of school in decline; and other news. 

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Vivian Gornick on Elena Ferrante, City Lights Hosts Dada World Fair, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.3.16

James Merrill House designated National Landmark; a profile of BuzzFeed’s Saeed Jones; ten books to read in November; and other news.

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