Daily News from Poets & Writers

New Generation of Black Writers on Race, the Art of Fiction Translation, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.25.16

Goethe’s complex legacy; poet Jade Cho on the Asian American experience; petition to restore Dennis Cooper’s blog reaches over three thousand signatures; and other news.

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Brazilian Leader’s Poetry, Margaret Atwood’s Multiple Projects, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.22.16

Donna Tartt’s The Goldfinch to be adapted to film; an interview with Chilean author Alejandro Zambra; book owned by Brontë sisters’ mother to go on display next year; and other news. 

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Make America Read Again, Kirsten Dunst Directs The Bell Jar Film, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.21.16

The many libraries of the Czech Republic; African writers on globalization; book spine staircases; and other news.  

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Hong Kong Book Fair Takes on Chinese Politics, Scrivener Mobile App, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.20.16

How literary theory can help explain capitalism; CantoMundo relocates to New York City; PEN launches $75,000 book prize; and other news.

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Poetry and Comics, the Problem of Creative Influence, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.19.16

The influence of Frank O’Hara’s Lunch Poems on Mad Men; the anatomy of a best-seller; Ben-Hur update features larger roles for women characters; and other news.

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Jane Austen’s Music Collection Digitized, One-Hour Book Delivery, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.18.16

Sawako Nakayasu on translating Japanese Modernist literature; cover art revealed for Elena Ferrante’s forthcoming book; punk musician defaces British Library’s punk exhibit; and other news. 

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