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by T Cooper

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From newly established bookstores such as McNally Jackson Books in SoHo to long-time forums such as the Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church on the Lower East Side, T Cooper, author, most recently, of The Beaufort Diaries, visits his favorite places to research, revise, and read in New York City.

Upcoming Events

Fiction
Reading
The HiFi Bar
September 3, 2014 - 8:00pm
Poetry
Reading
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
September 4, 2014 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
September 5, 2014 - 7:00pm
Poetry
Reading
Berl's Poetry Shop
September 5, 2014 - 7:00pm
Poetry
Reading
POETS HOUSE
September 6, 2014 - 1:00pm

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Literary Places

Truman Capote lived in the basement apartment of 70 Willow Street for ten years, which he rented from his friend Oliver Smith. While living there, he finished Breakfast at Tiffany's and...

W.H. Auden lived in the brownstone on the corner of Montague Street and Montague Terrace from October 1939 to September 1940. A plaque on the house claims Auden wrote the poem "New Year Letter"...

Henry Miller, author of Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn, lived at 91 Remsen Street from 1924 to 1925 with his second wife, June. In Plexus, book two of the...

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Conferences and Residencies

Conference
New York City, New York United States
Festival
Brooklyn, New York United States

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From Grants and Awards

Bronx Council on the Arts
PEN American Center

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From the Magazine

by Julia Fierro

September/October 2014

Founder of the Sackett Street Writers' Workshop in Brooklyn, New York, Julia Fierro discusses how creating her own workshop program—and in doing so, building her own community of writers—allowed her to rediscover her own voice.

by Staff

July/August 2014

Small Press Points highlights the innovation and can-do spirit of independent presses. This issue features Augury Books, an independent poetry press based in New York City that recently expanded to include story collections and nonfiction books to its catalogue.

by Staff

July/August 2014

Two forthcoming books from Siglio Press collect the art and writing of Ray Johnson, pop artist and founder of the New York Correspondence School.

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From the Directory of Writers

Poet
Brooklyn, NY
Poet
Baldwin, NY
Fiction Writer
New York, NY

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