Magazine Articles Tagged With international publishing

The Secret Life of Elena Ferrante, New York's Floating Library, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.25.14

The long road to publishing Laura Ingalls Wilder's Pioneer Girl; a library with no books; the relationship between writing and fishing; and other news.

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TED Talks to Become Book Series, Philip Roth's Letter to the Editor, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.11.14

Writers at the Atlantic look at writing and marriage; the effects of Karl Ove Knausgaard’s writing on his personal life; the death of Michael Rockefeller; and other news.

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New Book Imagines Hitler as Stand-Up Comedian, Author Suggests Merger of U.S. and Canada, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.24.14

Open Road hires Ira Silverberg; the Los Angeles Times profiles City Lights Bookstore; an artist reimagines works by Cormac McCarthy and others; and other news.

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The Exiles: Report From Literary Syria

by Stephen Morison Jr.

The Literary Life

Posted 2.12.14

March/April 2014

In a continuing series examining the state of literature abroad, poets Amjad Etry and Hala Mohammad and filmmaker Muhammad Bayazid discuss the challenges that writers and artists face amidst ongoing political turmoil in Syria.

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New Year’s Reading List, Jorge Luis Borges, Shia LaBeouf’s Apology, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 1.2.14

The Daily Beast offers a life-affirming reading list; Kitchen Sink Press has donated its archives to Columbia University; test your literary knowledge with a quiz gleaned from Jeopardy champion Tom Nissley’s A Reader’s Book of Days; and other news.

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Statue of Poet Radnóti Miklós Destroyed, Margaret Atwood Remembers Doris Lessing, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.18.13

Margaret Atwood remembers Nobel-winning author Doris Lessing, who died yesterday at age ninety-four; right-wing extremists have destroyed a statue of Hungarian Jewish poet Radnóti Miklós; Elissa Schappell offers advice on story endings; and other news.

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Michelle Tea Discusses Laura Albert (JT LeRoy), Circling Dave Eggers, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.3.13

Gawker examines the critical adulation and controversy surrounding Dave Eggers’s The Circle; the Center for Jewish History in New York City will to open a rare books room; the New York Times speaks with poet Tess Taylor, a descendent of Thomas Jefferson; and other news.

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Flannery O’Connor Journals, Netflix for Books, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.9.13

Tech start-up Oyster has launched a Netflix-like service for books; Jennifer Vanderbes argues the evolutionary merits of narrative storytelling; Rachel Weisz will create a screen adaptation of Jennifer Gilmore’s The Mothers; and other news.

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Rebecca Mead on Jane Austen Bank Note Vitriol, Poet Kanwal Bharti Arrested, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.7.13

Indian police arrested poet Kanwal Bharti after he criticized his government on Facebook; Rebecca Mead weighs in on the vitriolic response to Jane Austen on the ten-pound note; a film adaptation of Ann Leary’s The Good House is in the works with Meryl Streep and Robert De Niro in the lead roles; and other news.

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Poetry Drone, Twelve-Foot Mr. Darcy, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.9.13

Barnes & Noble CEO William Lynch has resigned; Vikram Seth asked to return a $1.7 million advance; poet David Shook hopes to fund a Poetry Drone that will drop poems instead of bombs; and other news.

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