Magazine Articles Tagged With short stories

International Ghost Stories, Man Booker Winner Paul Beatty on History, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.26.16

On the experiments that inspired T. C. Boyle’s new novel; the oldest continuously running bookstore in America; U.K. study finds school-age boys read “less thoroughly” than girls; and other news. 

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New J. R. R. Tolkien Book to be Published Next Year, #TrumpBookReport, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.21.16

French poet Paul Verlaine’s gun goes to auction; Nine Dots Prize offers $100,000 for a yet-to-be-written book; Ben Fountain on the film adaptation of his award-winning novel; and other news.

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Page One: Where New and Noteworthy Books Begin

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 10.12.16

November/December 2016

With so many good books being published every month, some literary titles worth exploring can get lost in the stacks. Page One highlights the first lines of a dozen recently released books, including Zadie Smith’s Swing Time and Fanny Howe’s The Needle’s Eye, offering a glimpse into the worlds of these new and noteworthy titles.

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Free Books for Life, Singapore’s Multilingual Literature, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.4.16

A reader’s guide to the fall’s big literary awards; The Women of Brewster Place novelist Gloria Naylor has died; London theater will present the first stage adaptation of Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan novels; and other news.

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Lost Fitzgerald Stories to be Published, International Literacy Day, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.8.16

On misattributing phrases to Shakespeare; poets Wendy Xu and Anaïs Duplan on constructing narratives; a professional book critic’s love of Amazon reviews; and other news.

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Saving James Baldwin’s Home, Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston’s Road Trip, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.8.16

Twentieth anniversary of Junot Díaz’s Drown; Turkish government shuts down twenty-nine publishers following coup attempt; Anne Frank in contemporary fiction; 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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Make America Read Again, Kirsten Dunst Directs The Bell Jar Film, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.21.16

The many libraries of the Czech Republic; African writers on globalization; book spine staircases; 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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World’s Oldest Library, Saddam Hussein’s Novella, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.12.16

Juan Felipe Herrera’s poem on gun violence; PEN and Catapult launch short story prize for emerging writers; an interview with fiction writer Yuri Herrera; and other news.

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