Daily News from Poets & Writers

Joyce Carol Oates Retires from Princeton, Detroit Installs Little Free Libraries, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.10.14

Rosenbach Museum sues Maurice Sendak Foundation; 1944 John Steinbeck story published for the first time; texts from Jane Eyre; and other news.

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Famous Authors Reread Their Earlier Works, Scathing Reviews of Classic Literature, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.7.14

Joshua Ferris wins the Dylan Thomas Prize; another look at the “genre debate”; time-management advice for National Novel Writing Month; and other news.

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Politics and Prose Bookstore Opens Satellite Locations, Lemony Snicket Gets a Netflix Deal, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.6.14

The case against “book-dropping”; literary characters who never die; the often-elusive titling process; and other news.

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Borges’s Radio Dialogues, Samuel Johnson Nonfiction Prize Announced, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.5.14

Lena Dunham apologizes for memoir controversy; fan fiction’s six-figure publishing deals; “books that inspired the world”; and other news.

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Tom Hanks to Publish Short Story Collection, David Foster Wallace’s Fiction Syllabus, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.4.14

Downloading Pushkin on the Moscow metro; your brain on well-constructed stories; remembering James Laughlin; and other news.

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National Novel Writing Month, Lena Dunham Cancels Book Tour Dates, and More

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Online Only, posted 11.3.14

Publishing icon Oscar Dystel remembered; a step-by-step guide to reading poetry; illness can’t stop Clive James from writing; and other news.

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