Magazine Articles Tagged With interviews

Love and Witness: A Profile of Teju Cole

by Kevin Nance

Feature

Posted 8.17.16

Kevin Nance

In a new collection of essays, Known and Strange Things, writer and photographer Teju Cole sharpens the focus and adjusts the frame in personal and probing considerations of life and art.

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Pay Attention: A Conversation Between William Giraldi and Sven Birkerts

by William Giraldi

Feature

Posted 8.17.16

William Giraldi

William Giraldi, whose new memoir, The Hero’s Body, was published in August, talks with Sven Birkerts, the author of the memoir My Sky Blue Trades and The Art of Time in Memoir, about the artful craft and contradictions of a misunderstood genre.

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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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Best American Essays Data Project, Reading Leads to Longer Life, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.4.16

James Patterson tops highest paid authors for third year in a row; America’s most beautiful libraries; Harry Potter and the Cursed Child sells two million copies in three days; and other news.

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A Lit Mag Made by Robots, Memorization and Poetry, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.2.16

Kevin Young named director of Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture; AWP releases demographics list for 2017 conference; Leigh Stein on abuse and memoir; and other news.  

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Syria’s Secret Library, Jonathan Franzen on Fame, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.1.16

Lucia Berlin’s unfinished memoir; the role of the contemporary American essay; the last of New York City’s Spanish-language bookstores; and other news.

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Bookselling in Somalia, Cursive’s Comeback, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.28.16

Pulitzer Prize Winner James Alan McPherson dies; debut authors Yaa Gyasi and Hua Hsu in conversation; the evolving role of librarians; and other news.

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Teju Cole on Black Lives Matter Photos, Fifty Reasons to Read Joy Williams, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.27.16

The 2016 Man Booker Prize long list has been announced; a man named Hemingway wins Hemingway lookalike contest; a consideration of workplace fiction by women; and other news.

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Brazilian Leader’s Poetry, Margaret Atwood’s Multiple Projects, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.22.16

Donna Tartt’s The Goldfinch to be adapted to film; an interview with Chilean author Alejandro Zambra; book owned by Brontë sisters’ mother to go on display next year; and other news. 

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

by Staff

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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