Daily News from Poets & Writers

George Orwell and the BBC, Indigenous Authors Reading List, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.11.16

Discrepancies between U.S. and U.K. novel editions; Palestinian poet speaks out about her imprisonment; Transit Books cofounders on the power of translation; and other news.

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London’s Internet-Free Bookstores, Colson Whitehead’s New Novel, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.10.16

Patchett and Patterson named inaugural Book Industry Charitable Foundation ambassadors; nine women breaking new ground in nonfiction; poet Ocean Vuong on the evolution of his work; and other news. 

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Poetry and the Olympics, National Book Lovers Day, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.9.16

Literary female friendship; Harry Potter exhibit to open next year at the British Library; working at Faber & Faber with T. S. Eliot; and other news.

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Saving James Baldwin’s Home, Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston’s Road Trip, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.8.16

Twentieth anniversary of Junot Díaz’s Drown; Turkish government shuts down twenty-nine publishers following coup attempt; Anne Frank in contemporary fiction; and other news.

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Federico García Lorca Revisited, Regional Literature of the United States, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.5.16

Learning to love a non-native language; fiction writer Brian Evenson on narrative uncertainty; the U.S. Constitution becomes best-seller following Khizr Khan’s DNC speech; and other news.

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Best American Essays Data Project, Reading Leads to Longer Life, and More

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Online Only, posted 8.4.16

James Patterson tops highest paid authors for third year in a row; America’s most beautiful libraries; Harry Potter and the Cursed Child sells two million copies in three days; and other news.

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