Magazine Articles Tagged With essays

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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Once I Was Cool by Megan Stielstra

Posted 4.16.14

Megan Stielstra reads an excerpt from her debut essay collection, Once I Was Cool, forthcoming in May from Curbside Splendor.

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Authors Guild Calls for Collective Licensing Agreement, Ted Cruz’s Memoir, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.4.14

A game show winner turned bookseller; literary apps using cartography; the history behind Wes Anderson’s muse; and other news.

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George Saunders’s Beginnings, Instagram’s Anonymous Poet, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.13.14

David Foster Wallace on paper; Afghan women poets in photos and couplets; the dangers of computerized essay evaluation; and other news.

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