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

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Daily News

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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A Memoirist's Deadly Discovery, Hillary Clinton’s Hard Choices, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.13.14

The detective work that exposed memoirist Misha Defonseca; Tennessee school board overturns ban on Mark Haddon novel; the struggle to avoid a monopoly in the publishing industry; and other news.

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Author to Repay $22.5 Million for Falsified Memoir, Italian Inmates Cut Prison Time Through Reading, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.12.14

Tennessee school district bans Mark Haddon novel; a Mother’s Day tribute to poet Ruth Stone; the last feminist bookstores in North America; and other news.

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

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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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Raynes Prize for Poetry

Raynes Prize for Poetry

A prize of $1,000 and publication in Jewish Currents is given annually for a single poem on the theme of "union." The work of the winning poet and 36 finalists will also be published in a collection by Blue Thread Communications in the summer of 2014. Joan Larkin will judge. Submit up to three poems with an $18 entry fee ($4 for each additional poem), which includes a one-year subscription to Jewish Currents, by January 15, 2014. All entries are considered for publication. Send an SASE, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Short Story Contest

Short Story Contest

A prize of $1,000 and publication in Moment is given annually for a short story with Jewish subject matter. All entries are considered for publication. Submit a story of up to 7,000 words with a $15 entry fee by December 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.