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The Art of Reading John Berryman: Waking Up in The Dream Songs

by Jay Baron Nicorvo

The Literary Life

Posted 12.16.14

Jay Baron Nicorvo

An in-depth look at the life and writings of John Berryman, with particular focus on the ever-esteemed Dream Songs—from the lasting impact of his father’s death to questions of racism and misogyny and, finally, to Berryman’s own tragic end.

 

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Elegy for Journalist James Foley, in Defense of Amazon, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.3.14

Penguin Random House restructures operations; the lost pulp novel of Gore Vidal; the usefulness of literature; and other news.

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Boston Builds Edgar Allan Poe Statue, Pelican Books to Fly Again, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.25.14

Going to the library increases happiness; Camille Rankine and Mary Gaitskill on the importance of being earnest; gay sex in fiction; and other news.

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World Book Night, Gabriel García Márquez's Final Manuscript, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.23.14

Amazon's control of the U.K. market; Alicia Silverstone’s parenting advice; which birds are the most faithful partners; and other news.

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