Daily News from Poets & Writers

Amazon to Open Third Bookstore, Bloomsday Celebrations, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.16.16

University of Texas acquires Raja Rao’s archive; the legacy of Jorge Luis Borges; Serial Reader app breaks down the classics; and other news. 

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Graywolf Launches Galley Club, YALDA Champions Young Women Writers, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.15.16

Prominent literary translator Gregory Rabassa has died; fiction writer Dorthe Nors on her formal experimentation; strange work habits of famous authors; and other news.

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Penguin Revives Modern Poets Series, WWII Fiction’s Renaissance, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.14.16

New anthology modeled after The Canterbury Tales features stories of refugees in the U.K.; a poet and a novelist respond to the Orlando shooting; the trope of masculine genius; and other news. 

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Litsy App, Writers Respond to Orlando Attack, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.13.16

Graphic novel publisher First Second celebrates tenth anniversary; poet Kwame Dawes on the African Poetry Book Fund; new print-on-demand bookstore in Paris; and other news.

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Pat Conroy Literary Center, LGBTQ Novel Recommendations, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.10.16

Carla Hayden close to securing Librarian of Congress appointment; fiction writer Max Porter on the fragmentary nature of grief; the vindication of Ernest Hemingway’s second wife; and other news. 

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Graphic Narrative Anthology Spotlights India, Hemingway the Middlebrow Revolutionary, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.9.16

Fictional depictions of fatherhood; Australian publishers protest “open market” proposal; the emerging genre of Slut Lit; and other news.

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