Magazine Articles Tagged With poetry

The Accidental Novelist, Truman Capote’s Ashes for Sale, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.24.16

Award-winning novelist Marlon James featured on Vanity Fair’s “Daring 25” list; Deep Vellum publisher Will Evans on publishing works in translation; Hanya Yanagihara’s A Little Life optioned as series; and other news.

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Silent Book Clubs, the Poetry Marathon, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.23.16

WNYC talks to poet Evie Shockley about her #DearPresident message; on great sentences; librarians’ top-ten September books; and other news.

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Saving Langston Hughes’s Home, World’s Most Mysterious Book, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.22.16

Poet Yona Harvey on writing for Marvel Comics; publishers react to recent firing of Barnes & Noble CEO; fiction writer Leopoldine Core on voyeurism and obsession; and other news.

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Pamela Paul Promoted, Fight Club and The Great Gatsby, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.18.16

Judge opens investigation into Lorca’s death; Chinese poems translated into Kiswahili for the first time; how book reviewing is like restaurant reviewing; and other news.

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Wannabe Hoochie Mama Gallery of Realities’ Red Dress Code by Thylia Moss

Posted 8.17.16

Thylia Moss reads three new poems from her latest collection, Wannabe Hoochie Mama Gallery of Realities' Red Dress Code, published in September by Persea Books.

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Blackacre by Monica Youn

Posted 8.17.16

Monica Youn reads three poems from her new collection, Blackacre, published in September by Graywolf Press.

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A New Center for Black Poetics

by Tara Jayakar

News and Trends

Posted 8.17.16

September/October 2016

At the University of Pittsburgh, poets Dawn Lundy Martin, Terrance Hayes, and Yona Harvey recently established the Center for African American Poetry and Poetics—a creative think tank dedicated to studying, archiving, and promoting the work of African American poets.

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President Obama’s Summer Reading List, Brave New World Series, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.15.16

Fact-checking nonfiction books; a cognitive psychologist’s answer to the listening vs. reading debate; Wallace Stevens and Trump supporters; and other news.

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Poetry and the Olympics, National Book Lovers Day, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.9.16

Literary female friendship; Harry Potter exhibit to open next year at the British Library; working at Faber & Faber with T. S. Eliot; and other news.

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Federico García Lorca Revisited, Regional Literature of the United States, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.5.16

Learning to love a non-native language; fiction writer Brian Evenson on narrative uncertainty; the U.S. Constitution becomes best-seller following Khizr Khan’s DNC speech; and other news.

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