Daily News from Poets & Writers

Women in Translation, VIDA Hosts Editors Roundtable, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.19.16

Serial Box publishes books in “episodes”; a year without Oliver Sacks; novelist Yaa Gyasi on the Daily Show; and other news.

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Pamela Paul Promoted, Fight Club and The Great Gatsby, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.18.16

Judge opens investigation into Lorca’s death; Chinese poems translated into Kiswahili for the first time; how book reviewing is like restaurant reviewing; and other news.

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Fashion in Fiction, Kafka’s Comedy, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.17.16

Barnes & Noble fires CEO; Reese Witherspoon options film rights to Liane Moriarty novel; a 1972 novel’s anticipation of Brexit; and other news. 

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Gertrude Stein’s Children’s Book, Changing Euphemisms, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.16.16

The disappearance of indie bookstores on college campuses; Shakespeare’s Coriolanus and populism; how book clubs help independent bookstores; and other news.

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President Obama’s Summer Reading List, Brave New World Series, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.15.16

Fact-checking nonfiction books; a cognitive psychologist’s answer to the listening vs. reading debate; Wallace Stevens and Trump supporters; and other news.

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Librarian Olympics, Poetry and Running, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.12.16

The history of plot; thirtieth anniversary of Art Spiegelman’s Maus; writer Lidia Yuknavitch on the misfit’s journey; and other news. 

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