Magazine Articles Tagged With avant-garde

Byron’s Modern Vampire, Postmodernism for Children, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.27.14

Dundee International Book Prize winner announced; Dylan Thomas’s reputation in Wales; Maryland bookstore donates to international charities; and other news.

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Inaugural Winners of Kirkus Prize Announced, Dylan Thomas Centennial Celebrations, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.24.14

Bronx bookstore to remain open after all; the San Antonio Library launches an “airport e-book” branch; the age of “Transrealism”; and other news.

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Hachette and Ingram Buy Perseus, Pediatricians Recommend Reading to Children, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.25.14

New fairy tales discovered in Germany; Lambda Literary awarded $10,000; Patti Smith recites poetry; and other news.

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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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Vladimir Putin Bans Swearing in Books, Wole Soyinka Decries Nigerian Government’s Response to Kidnapping, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.7.14

Philip Roth’s literature of desire; topless readers take New York City; Kurt Vonnegut’s forays into art; and other news.

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Two Festivals Celebrate Small Presses, More Books Bound in Human Skin, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.3.14

Mathematical Poetry Month; the best books to celebrate warmer weather; John Updike’s home turf; and other news.

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Naked Booksellers, Book Perfume, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.26.14

Roger Reeves on the AWP conference; thoughts on writing success and failure; a San Francisco housing project inspires poetry; and other news.

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Small Press Points

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 5.1.12

May/June 2012

Small Press Points highlights the innovative and can-do spirit of independent presses. This issue features Black Balloon Publishing, the New York City–based publisher of “the weird, the unwieldy, the unclassifiable.”

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Goodbye to Algonquin's Oak Room, E. B. White Answers the ASPCA, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.3.12

Melville House wonders when publishers will speak out about Amazon; New York City's Algonquin Hotel announced that when it reopens this spring after a renovation, the famed Oak Room will be gone; E. B. White answers a charge levied by the ASPCA; and more

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Remembering Wislawa Szymborska and Dorothea Tanning, Paul Auster's War of Words, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.2.12

Nobel prize-winning poet Wislawa Szymborska, as well as Surrealist artist and poet Dorothea Tanning, passed away yesterday in their respective countries; novelist Paul Auster has engaged in a war of words with Tayyip Erdogan, the prime minister of Turkey; Open Letters Monthly examines the hidden life of Virginia Woolf's institutionalized half-sister, Laura Makepeace Stephen; and other news.

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