Magazine Articles Tagged With essays

Algorithm Selects Book to Publish, Bookslut’s Final Issue, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.3.16

Shelfie app partners with U.S. bookstore; Ruth Ozeki on embodied writing; on avoiding childbirth scenes in fiction; and other news.

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The Handmaid’s Tale Adapted for Hulu, Writing From the Darkness, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.2.16

How Houghton Mifflin Harcourt grapples with Mein Kamp’s profits; an interview with poet Wendy Xu; poet and anti-war activist Daniel Berrigan dies at ninety-four; and other news.

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Librarians of Timbuktu vs. Al-Qaida, the Lyric Essay’s Fictions, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.25.16

Rigoberto González on the marginalization of Latino poets; celebrities and their “book selfies”; Pulitzers boost book sales; and other news.

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Writers on TIME’s Most Influential People List, Autofiction’s Predecessors, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.21.16

Charlotte Brontë’s bicentenary; the poetry of Rosmarie Waldrop; Bret Easton Ellis on the Broadway version of his novel American Psycho; and other news.

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Page One: Where New and Noteworthy Books Begin

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 4.13.16

May/June 2016

With so many good books being published every month, some literary titles worth exploring can get lost in the stacks. Page One offers the first lines of a dozen recently released books, including Masande Ntshanga’s debut novel, The Reactive, and Emma Straub’s third novel, Modern Lovers, as the starting point for a closer look at these new and noteworthy titles.

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Literary MagNet

by Dana Isokawa

News and Trends

Posted 4.13.16

May/June 2016

The newly revamped Literary MagNet highlights an emerging author alongside the journals that have published that author’s work. This issue’s MagNet features essayist Angela Morales, whose debut collection, The Girls in My Town, is out in April from University of New Mexico Press; and a selection of print and online journals that first published the essays in her book, including River Teeth, Arts & Letters, 1966, the Baltimore Review, and Literary Mama.

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North Carolina Bookstores Speak Up, Sam Savage Retrospective, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.11.16

Hilton Als on Maggie Nelson; college poetry slam athleticism; on attending AWP as a black woman; and other news.

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Metafictional Worlds, Notable Translations, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.25.16

American Psycho reconsidered; the boundaries between fiction and nonfiction; on confessional writing by women; and other news.

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Whiting Award Winners Announced, the Dime Novel’s Return, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.24.16

On the craft choices of debut novelists; BuzzFeed launches section for new writing; missing Hong Kong editor returns; and other news.

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Writing Blindness, Celebrating Octavia Butler, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.8.16

VIDA staff shares the books that changed their lives; Amazon plans to open San Diego bookstore; Morgan Jerkins on black women writers’ diaries; and other news.

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