Magazine Articles Tagged With bookstores

Baltimore

by Jen Michalski

City Guides

Online Only, posted 5.19.16

Author Jen Michalski takes us on a tour of the many literary sites writers should visit while strolling the gritty streets of Baltimore.

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The Emergency Poet, Mary Gaitskill on Endings, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.16.16

Allegory versus metaphor; the aphorism’s long history; Pulitzer Prize winner Gregory Pardlo on the value of poetry; and other news.

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Conversations With This Year’s Pulitzer Winners, the Library Card’s Fate, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.19.16

Romance-only bookstore; earliest manuscripts by women on display in new exhibit; a conversation with poet Li-Young Lee; and other news.

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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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Austin, Texas

by Oscar Casares

City Guides

Posted 1.4.16

From the long-standing tradition of the Texas Book Festival to the offbeat O. Henry Pun-Off World Championships, acclaimed author Oscar Casares highlights a range of literary happenings and haunts in Austin, a city that pledges to keep it weird.

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Calling Ishmael

by Andrew McFadyen-Ketchum

News and Trends

Posted 12.15.15

January/February 2016

With an app, a website, and a fleet of rotary-style pay phones, the new interactive project Call Me Ishmael allows readers and book lovers to call the fabled sailor and leave him personal messages about their favorite books.  

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Gordon Lish on Editing Raymond Carver, Best British Novels, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 12.8.15

How books shaped Christmas; Alexievich delivers Nobel lecture; all-curated bookstore opens in New York; and other news.

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Moby-Dick in the Internet Age, Writers Respond to Paris Attacks, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.16.15

Shakespeare & Company bookstore served as refuge during Paris attacks; The Diary of Anne Frank gets a coauthor; literature’s relation to evolutionary theory; and other news.

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Short Story Vending Machines, Writers Who Run, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.12.15

Value of first editions of twentieth-century classics increases; Roland Barthes at one hundred; “experimental” Millennial bookstore to open in London; and other news.

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Searching Indie Bookstore Shelves

by Rachael Hanel

News and Trends

Posted 8.19.15

September/October 2015

Supporting local bookstores may have just gotten a little easier. A new digital tool called CityShelf allows users to search the shelves of independent bookstores in select cities throughout the country from their mobile devices. 

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