Items Tagged With Jewish

Poetry and Comics, the Problem of Creative Influence, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.19.16

The influence of Frank O’Hara’s Lunch Poems on Mad Men; the anatomy of a best-seller; Ben-Hur update features larger roles for women characters; and other news.

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World’s Oldest Library, Saddam Hussein’s Novella, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.12.16

Juan Felipe Herrera’s poem on gun violence; PEN and Catapult launch short story prize for emerging writers; an interview with fiction writer Yuri Herrera; and other news.

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Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel Has Died, Intimacy in Literature, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.5.16

Revisiting Vladimir Nabokov’s memoir; Garrison Keillor retires from A Prairie Home Companion; Amazon plans to open fourth physical bookstore in New York City; and other news.

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Against Neutral Translation, Claudia Rankine on Adrienne Rich, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.12.16

What writers can learn from visual artists’ use of contrast; HarperCollins starts new development program for indie bookstores; the power of poetry to speak out for human rights; and other news. 

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