Magazine Articles Tagged With tributes

A Student Remembers: Saying Good-Bye to Peter Matthiessen

by Elizabeth Kostova

The Literary Life

Posted 8.17.16

Elizabeth Kostova

Novelist Elizabeth Kostova pays tribute to her longtime writing mentor, the late National Book Award–winning author Peter Matthiessen.

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Writers Remember Prince, Poems for Earth Day, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.22.16

Shakespeare at four hundred; poetry’s etymology; the risk of writing between genres; and other news.

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C. D. Wright Tribute, Linked Collections, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.4.16

Jane Eyre and the invention of the self; a singer’s homage to poet Anna Akhmatova; Ann Beattie on David Markson; and other news.

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Star Translator Ann Goldstein, Be a Bridge Bard, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 1.21.16

Iran censors “wine” in books; National Book Foundation’s Innovations in Reading Prize submissions now open; poet and Omnidawn Publishing cofounder Rusty Morrison talks about her work as an editor and poet; and other news.

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Elegy for Journalist James Foley, in Defense of Amazon, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.3.14

Penguin Random House restructures operations; the lost pulp novel of Gore Vidal; the usefulness of literature; and other news.

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Boston Builds Edgar Allan Poe Statue, Pelican Books to Fly Again, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.25.14

Going to the library increases happiness; Camille Rankine and Mary Gaitskill on the importance of being earnest; gay sex in fiction; and other news.

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

by Staff

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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CIA Used Doctor Zhivago as a Weapon, Liberty Media Sells Barnes & Noble Shares, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.7.14

Kazuo Ishiguro’s first new novel in ten years; remembering Peter Matthiessen, Brendan Behan, and Marina Keegan; what Percy Bysshe Shelley ate; and other news.

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Madonna to Direct Rebecca Walker Adaptation, Alice Munro Honored With New Canadian Coin, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.26.14

Kiese Laymon on the politics of black male action; Patrick Leigh Fermor book and Tennessee Williams short story each published after an eighty-year wait; Scribd’s new travel book section; and other news.

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Nelson Mandela, Ursula K. Le Guin on Fiction, Emily Dickinson’s Lost Poems, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 12.6.13

Nadine Gordimer remembers the life and soul of Nelson Mandela; Ursula K. Le Guin discusses the art of writing fiction; book marketing predictions for 2014; and other news.

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