Daily News from Poets & Writers

George Saunders’s Beginnings, Instagram’s Anonymous Poet, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.13.14

David Foster Wallace on paper; Afghan women poets in photos and couplets; the dangers of computerized essay evaluation; and other news.

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Keith Richards’s Children’s Book, Twitter Fiction Festival, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.12.14

Author advocates autonomy for sex workers; Wes Anderson discusses Stefan Zweig; the Irish Grey Gardens; and other news.

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Poetry in Ukraine, Hari Kunzru on Karl Ove Knausgaard, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.11.14

Suggestions for new writers residencies; how to write a letter like Jane Austen; help for the overwhelmed; and other news.

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Amtrak Writing Residency’s Fine Print, Roddy Doyle On Aging, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.10.14

Dostoyevsky film adaptation comes to New York; Barnes & Noble closes in Michigan; Author Walter Kirn’s friendship with a murderer; and other news.

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Simon & Schuster Rescinds Lefevre Contract, an App to Improve Reading Speed, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.7.14

Helen Tartar, the editorial director of Fordham University Press, has died; coffee for making a deal with the devil; Tammany Hall’s good guys; and other news.

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