Daily News from Poets & Writers

Fiction’s Spotlight on Solitude, Bad Advice From Great Authors, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.18.16

National Book Critics Circle Awards winners announced; lost H. P. Lovecraft manuscript discovered in defunct magic shop; a reading of Moby-Dick by famous actors; and other news.

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Defining Successful Poets, Patient Prose, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.17.16

Screenwriter and director Michael Mann launches publishing imprint; on the “misunderstood” poet Stevie Smith; Qatari poet released from prison; and other news.

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James Tate’s Last Poem, Hidden Gems of Irish Lit, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.16.16

Shakespeare’s last handwritten manuscript digitized; literary translation quality versus celebrity; HarperCollins to offer discount Mockingbird paperbacks to schools; and other news. 

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Moneyball for Publishing, Petition to End Cuban Book Embargo, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.15.16

Crack a millionaire’s cryptic poem to find his treasure; beat writer’s block with ludicrous jottings; So Sad Today author Melissa Broder talks anxiety and Twitter; and other news.

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Eileen Myles’s Celebrity, Academy of Arts and Letters Inducts Billy Collins, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.14.16

Professor debunks claims that she is Elena Ferrante; new world literacy ranking places Finland as most literate nation; a trip to Amazon’s bookstore; and other news.

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Write Book, Man Booker International Prize Longlist Announced, and More

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Online Only, posted 3.10.16

National Book Foundation’s new executive director Lisa Lucas talks publishing and diversity; the politics behind dictionaries; the Tournament of Books kicks off; and other news.

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