Items Tagged With memoir

García Márquez Library Goes to Austin, Harper Lee’s Hometown Makeover, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 12.2.16

Merriam-Webster dictionary urges its users to stop looking up “fascism”; drink a cocktail made from old books; on working for a ghostwriter; and other news.

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Witchy Reads, Pat Conroy Literary Center Opens, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.31.16

Bob Dylan breaks Nobel silence; tips to get you ready for NaNoWriMo; memoir examines decline of Appalachian steel towns; and other news

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Am I Alone Here? by Peter Orner

Posted 10.12.16

Peter Orner reads “Upper Moose Lake, 1990,” from his new essay collection, Am I Alone Here?, published in November by Catapult. 
 

Upper Moose Lake, 1990

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Page One: Where New and Noteworthy Books Begin

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 10.12.16

November/December 2016

With so many good books being published every month, some literary titles worth exploring can get lost in the stacks. Page One highlights the first lines of a dozen recently released books, including Zadie Smith’s Swing Time and Fanny Howe’s The Needle’s Eye, offering a glimpse into the worlds of these new and noteworthy titles.

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Doris Bakwin Award

Doris Bakwin Award

A prize of $1,000 and publication by Carolina Wren Press is given biennially for a short story collection, a novel, or a memoir by a woman. Using the online submission system, submit a manuscript of at least 50,000 words with a $20 entry fee by June 15. E-mail or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Genres Published: 
Poetry
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Genres Published: 
Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
Web
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 - Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
No payment
Year Founded: 
2008
Issues per Year: 
varies
Issue Price: 
free
Subscription: 
online (with a PDF-printable link for each piece)
Circulation: 
5,000 to 10,000
Editorial Focus: 

The issues are cohesive, and the whole of the magazine is comprehensive.

Contact Information
James Beach, Editor & Publisher
P 0 Box 3235
Providence ,
Rhode Island
02909

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Last updated: June 22, 2016