Daily News from Poets & Writers

Novels to Escape the News, Fictionalizing the Past, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.29.16

The problem of the “important, inappropriate literary man;” Harper Lee letters go to auction this week; on writing fully realized characters; and other news.

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Books on Wheels, #1000BlackGirlBooks Resource Guide, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.28.16

Celebrated author Jim Harrison has died; Irish writers reflect on the 1916 rebellion; children’s author Beverly Cleary on turning a hundred and her writing career; and other news.

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Metafictional Worlds, Notable Translations, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.25.16

American Psycho reconsidered; the boundaries between fiction and nonfiction; on confessional writing by women; and other news.

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Whiting Award Winners Announced, the Dime Novel’s Return, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.24.16

On the craft choices of debut novelists; BuzzFeed launches section for new writing; missing Hong Kong editor returns; and other news.

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Roxane Gay’s An Untamed State Adapted for Film, Kafka Curiosities, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.23.16

Kimiko Hahn elected president of Poetry Society of America; discovery of original German Darkness at Noon manuscript prompts new translation; Daniel Clowes on his career as a graphic novelist; and other news.

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New Wallace Stevens Biography, Elena Ferrante to Publish Children’s Book, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.22.16

Climate fiction’s growing popularity; an interview with poet Robyn Schiff; Hemingway biopic trailer released; and other news.

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