Magazine Articles Tagged With book awards

McCabe on the Rona Jaffe Awards

by Amanda Calderon

News and Trends

Posted 8.20.14

September/October 2014

The director of the Rona Jaffe Writers’ Awards discusses the program’s twenty-year effort to support emerging women writers.

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A New Prize for Self-Published Authors

by Joanna Scutts

Online Exclusive

Online Only, posted 6.18.14

July/August 2014

The Guardian’s literary editor discusses the newspaper’s new monthly prize for self-published books by writers based in the U.K.

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Cory Doctorow Tackles Censorship, Amazon Takes on a New Adversary, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.11.14

Appeals court upholds verdict in favor of HathiTrust’s digital library; investor pulls out of Books-A-Million; a Barnes & Noble store closes in Phoenix; and other news.

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George Saunders’s Beginnings, Instagram’s Anonymous Poet, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.13.14

David Foster Wallace on paper; Afghan women poets in photos and couplets; the dangers of computerized essay evaluation; and other news.

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Self-Publishing, Neil Gaiman, National Book Awards, Rejection Letters, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.22.13

Peter Winkler addresses the harsh realities of self-publishing; BuzzFeed breaks down Neil Gaiman’s popularity; Boris Kachka on the National Book Awards; a look at rejection letters; and other news.

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National Book Award Winners, Working for Tina Brown, NaNoWriMo Posters, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.21.13

Underdog wins fiction category at National Book Awards and more awards ceremony analysis; fifty books that define the past five years in literature; inspirational NaNoWriMo posters; Tina Brown; and other news.

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Analyzing First Editions, Novels Over Time, Claire Vaye Watkins, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.8.13

Amanda Nelson explains the definition of first edition; Sam Sacks explores the demise and persistence of the novel; Claire Vaye Watkins wins the Dylan Thomas Prize; and other news.

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Tom Clancy Dies at 66, Writers on Government Incompetence, Family Memoirs, Author Website Tips, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.2.13

Tom Clancy, bestselling author of military novels, dies; Famous writers observe government incompetence; Joy Castro discusses the perils of writing about family; Website tips to help authors connect with readers; and other news.

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Colson Whitehead on 9/11, Booker Prize Shortlist Announced, the Paris Review on Reddit, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.11.13

Colson Whitehead's thoughts on 9/11, change, and New York City; Booker Prize shortlist includes veteran authors and newcomers; the Paris Review answers anything on Reddit; and other news.

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