Magazine Articles Tagged With essays

Ben Lerner on Writing Fiction, Tim Howard Inks Memoir Deal, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.28.14

Robert Hass wins Wallace Stevens Award; two new typewriter apps for the iPad; against "against"; and other news.

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Finding Your Muse, On Not Writing, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.26.14

Stephen King announces fall book tour; 3-D children's books for the visually impaired; in defense of Comic Sans; and other news.

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The Secret Life of Elena Ferrante, New York's Floating Library, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.25.14

The long road to publishing Laura Ingalls Wilder's Pioneer Girl; a library with no books; the relationship between writing and fishing; and other news.

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Posthumous Oscar Hijuelos Novel Forthcoming, Sale of Perseus Delayed, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.31.14

George W. Bush pens biography of his father; John Cheever’s Ossining house for sale; sex guide returned to NYPL after 54 years; and other news.

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Simon & Schuster Negotiates With Amazon, Lena Dunham Seeks Book Tour Performers, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.16.14

Women & Children First Bookstore sold; a robot writes poetry in a mall; Joely Richardson to play Emily Dickinson; and other news.

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Three Arrested in Spain for Illegal Book Scanning, Newly Discovered P. L. Travers Story, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.23.14

A Hachette negotiator speaks out; Jennifer Weiner’s take on smiling authors; Gordon Lish at eighty; and other news.

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Charles Wright Named U.S. Poet Laureate, PEN Condemns Slaying of Thai Poet, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.12.14

Leslie Jamison signs seven-figure deal with Little, Brown; Cambridge students struggle with poem; documentaries on Susan Sontag and W. S. Merwin; and other news.

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New Collection Mourns the Loss of David Foster Wallace, Thomas Jefferson's Missing Books, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.30.14

LGBT poetry celebration launches in Washington, D.C.; Scottish physicians consider the mental health of Robert Burns; looking forward to BookCon; and other news.

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Junot Díaz on the Lack of Diversity in MFA Programs, Octavia Butler’s Lost Short Stories, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.1.14

The Bible as America’s favorite book; the popularity of Rumi; an introduction to the best Chinese literature in translation; 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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