Magazine Articles Tagged With short stories

Authors Guild Appeals Judgment for Google, Amazon Smartphone Out in June, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.14.14

An Alice Munro short story becomes a film; a novelist gains new perspective on her husband’s disappearance; a new book on Barney Rosset; and other news.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers' Flea Pens Memoir, Jane Goodall On Plagiarism, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.2.14

Jimmy Carter signs 1,600 books; a road trip to film dead poets; Sherman Alexie book banned in Idaho; and other news.

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Teju Cole on Nigeria, San Francisco Bookstore Faces Threat of Closure, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.25.14

British prison officials defend ban on books; the unconventional path to a writing career; the benefits of writing in the Midwest; and other news.

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An Open Letter to AWP, Andrew Wylie's Hatred of Amazon Publishing, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.19.14

Joyce Carol Oates reviews Lorrie Moore; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s foray into film; The Unauthorized Audubon; and other news.

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Republicans Denounce Amtrak Residency, U.K. Nonprofit Protests Gendered Children’s Books, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.18.14

A San Diego writer celebrates a novel fifteen years in the making; a South African novelist explores E. M. Forster’s private life; New Orleans gears up for Tennessee Williams Literary Festival; and other news.

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2013 VIDA Count Released; Amtrak Launches Residency Program; and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.24.14

Wikipedia will be published as a volume of books; an investment firm has offered to buy 51 percent of Barnes & Noble; Lorrie Moore profiled in the Millions; and other news.

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Praying Drunk by Kyle Minor

Posted 2.12.14

Kyle Minor reads the first story in his new collection, Praying Drunk, published in February by Sarabande Books.

The Question of Where We Begin

We begin with the trouble, but where does the trouble begin? My uncle takes a pistol and blows his brains out.

Now we may proceed to the aftermath. The removal of the body from his bedroom. The cleanup. The reading of the will. The funeral in West Palm Beach, Florida. The woman he wanted to marry, taking the ring he gave her and putting it on her finger after the death.

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Novelists in America, Writing Tips for 2014, the Vagaries of Self-Promotion, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 12.30.13

Dominic Smith examines the growing number of novelists in America; author Theo Pauline Nestor offers writing tips for 2014; novelist Mary Kay Zuravleff parodies self-promotion; and other news.

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Best Essays on Writing, Holiday Traditions, Ned Vizzini, and More

by James F. Thompson

Daily News

Online Only, posted 12.23.13

Emily Temple reveals her list of the best essays on the craft of writing; the New York Times analyzes an Italian book scandal; Titi Nguyen explores the power of holiday traditions; and other news.

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The Isle of Youth by Laura van den Berg

Posted 11.1.13

Laura van den Berg reads a story excerpt from her forthcoming collection, The Isle of Youth, published in November by Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

I Looked For You, I Called Your Name

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