Daily News from Poets & Writers

Germany Digitizes WWI Documents, North Carolina Writers React to “Poet Gate,” and More

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Online Only, posted 7.24.14

San Francisco bookstores struggle with high rents; writers discussing money; one-star reviews of classic literature; and other news.

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Jack White Launches Third Man Press, Some Consumers Avoiding Amazon, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.23.14

Amazon shushes authors; Sweetness #9 receives the “Colbert Bump”; the Baffler opens archives online; and other news.

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Authors Debate Poetry’s Relevance, Publishing Mergers in 2014, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.22.14

BitLit partners with HarperCollins; Julia Turner named editor in chief of Slate; the burdens placed upon writers of color in academia; and other news.

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Hillary Clinton Book Signing Draws 1,100 Fans, Author Among Malaysia Airlines Victims, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.21.14

First printed book in English sells for nearly $2 million; feminist author Laurie Penny attacked online; a poet enters the world of Las Vegas performance; and other news.

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Amazon Launches Kindle Unlimited, North Carolina Poet Laureate Resigns, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.18.14

E-book sales up by 5.1 percent; nation’s oldest LGBT bookstore gets a new life; Singapore reverses decision to destroy books; and other news.

 

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Apple Could Pay $400 Million to Consumers, Elmore Leonard’s Unpublished Stories, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.17.14

Governor responds to hubbub over North Carolina poet laureate; hearing for imprisoned poet in Cameroon; Chin Music Press opens new store and exhibit space; and other news.

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