»

| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

Articles

Articles from Poet & Writers Magazine include material from the print edition plus exclusive online-only material.

<< first < previous Page: 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 next > last >>

121 - 130 of 872 results

The Secret Lives of Stories: Rewriting Our Personal Narratives

Feature

January/February 2013

Contributing editor Frank Bures recalls a meeting with the late poet Paul Gruchow during his formative years, a memory that sparks a personal investigation to better understand the stories we tell ourselves in an unconcious attempt to make sense of our lives.

Literary MagNet

News and Trends

January/February 2013

Literary MagNet chronicles the start-ups and closures, successes and failures, anniversaries and accolades, changes of editorship and special issues—in short, the news and trends—of literary magazines in America. This issue's MagNet features Cave Wall, 6x6, Big Fiction, the Paris Review, and the New England Review

Page One: Where New and Noteworthy Books Begin

News and Trends

January/February 2013

With so many good books being published every month, some literary titles worth exploring can get lost in the stacks. Page One offers the first lines of a dozen recently released books, including Adam Mansbach's Rage Is Back and Yoko Ogawa's Revenge, as the starting point for a closer look at these new and noteworthy titles.

Inspiration Flies High

News and Trends

January/February 2013

Flying Object, a nonprofit artists and writers collaborative located in Hadley, Massachusetts, attracts hundreds of writers every month through classes, workshops, readings, exhibitions, and a do-it-yourself letterpress studio. 

The Time Is Now: Writing Prompts for the New Year

Special Section

January/February 2013

To coincide with the publication of our Inspiration Issue in 2011, we began offering The Time Is Now, a weekly series of writing prompts posted online and available via e-mail. With the January/February 2013 issue, we bring The Time Is Now to print. Look for it as an ongoing column.

Don't Look Back: The Problem With Backstory

The Literary Life

November/December 2012

Fiction writer Benjamin Percy cautions beginning writers to avoid overusing backstory in their fiction, offering strategies for moving the story forward by slipping a character’s history into the dramatic present.

Literary MagNet

News and Trends

November/December 2012

Literary MagNet chronicles the start-ups and closures, successes and failures, anniversaries and accolades, changes of editorship and special issues—in short, the news and trends—of literary magazines in America. This issue's MagNet features Triple Canopy, Carve Magazine, Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, and Sea Ranch.

The Written Image: My Ideal Bookshelf

News and Trends

November/December 2012

In this issue we offer a look at My Ideal Bookshelf, a collaboration between artist Jane Mount and editor Thessaly La Force, to be released by Little, Brown in November.

TAGS:

Q&A: The Oxford American's New Editor

News and Trends

November/December 2012

Roger D. Hodge, a former Harper's editor and the new editor of the Oxford American, discusses his new role and the future of the esteemed Arkansas-based literary magazine.

The Color and the Shape of Memory: An Interview With Chris Ware

Feature

November/December 2012

With his hugely popular graphic novel, Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth, and now Building Stories, published in October by Pantheon, Chris Ware is drawing attention to a highly emotive, visual form of creative writing.

<< first < previous Page: 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 next > last >>

121 - 130 of 872 results

Subscribe to P&W Magazine | Donate Now | Advertise | Sign up for E-Newsletter | Help | About Us | Contact Us | View Mobile Site

© Copyright Poets & Writers 2014. All Rights Reserved