Daily News from Poets & Writers

In Memory of Philip Levine, $300 Million Rare Book Donation, and More

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Online Only, posted 2.17.15

“Author” is the dream job for Brits; the perpetual decline of the English language; writing across difference; and other news.

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Times Critic David Carr Has Died, PEN World Voices Festival, and More

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Online Only, posted 2.13.15

James Franco in another novel adaptation; Clancy Martin on love; labeling writers; and other news.

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Claudia Rankine on Amiri Baraka, Jon Stewart and Book Promotion, and More

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Online Only, posted 2.12.15

Ben Stiller to adapt Gary Shteyngart novel; author love letters; indie bookseller resurgence; and other news.

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Literary Marriage Portrayals, What Writers Owe Their Subjects, and More

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Online Only, posted 2.11.15

Mark Twain plaque thief arrested; “poet voice”; lack of grandparents in modern fiction; and other news.

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Reading a Book One Hundred Times, French Bookstore Corners, and More

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Online Only, posted 2.10.15

Writer lore; Tom Wolfe exhibit; English spelling conventions; and other news.

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Hilary Mantel Made a Dame, Mark Twain Plaque Returned, and More

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Online Only, posted 2.9.15

Folio Prize shortlist announced; Assia Djebar has died; authors and social media; and other news.

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