»

| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

Daily News from Poets & Writers

<< first < previous Page: 270 | 271 | 272 | 273 | 274 | 275 | 276 | 277 | 278 next > last >>

1639 - 1644 of 2311 results

Copper Canyon Gets International Literary Exchange Award for Chinese Poetry Anthology

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.12.09

Copper Canyon Press is the latest publisher to receive an International Literary Exchange Award from the National Endowment for the Arts. The public agency announced last Thursday that the press, based in Port Townsend, Washington, will receive $117,000 to support the translation, publication, and promotion of a bilingual anthology of Chinese poetry.

See More

Searchers Say Craig Arnold, Missing Since April, Has Died

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.11.09

A search team on the Japanese island of Kuchino-erabu announced on Friday afternoon that a trail they had recently discovered showed signs that Craig Arnold, the forty-one-year-old poet who had been missing since April 26, suffered a leg injury, then fell from a cliff and died shortly thereafter.

See More

NEA Literature Director Spared a Mockingbird Lunch

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.08.09

Kelleys Island, Ohio, recently became the first community in the country to reach 100 percent participation in the National Endowment for the Arts’ Big Read program, saving the NEA’s literature director from having to eat his words—or, rather, Harper Lee’s words.

See More

National Book Foundation Honors Innovations in Reading

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.07.09

The National Book Foundation announced on Tuesday the recipients of its first Innovations in Reading Prize, given to individuals and organizations using innovative approaches to engage readers.

See More

TAGS:

Marin County Poet Laureate Creates Poetry Chair, Literally

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.06.09

PoetryChair.jpg

Albert Flynn DeSilver, the inaugural poet laureate of Marin County, California, has created a public project that invites the community to sit down with poetry.

See More

The President As Novelist's Best Friend

Daily News

Online Only, posted 5.05.09

Near the end of a recent interview for the New York Times Magazine, president Barack Obama briefly mentioned that he was reading Joseph O’Neill’s PEN/Faulkner Award-winning novel Netherland (Pantheon, 2008). The interview made no mention of whether the president was enjoying the book, just that he was reading it. But from the mouth of the popular president, that was enough.

See More

<< first < previous Page: 270 | 271 | 272 | 273 | 274 | 275 | 276 | 277 | 278 next > last >>

1639 - 1644 of 2311 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 2016. All Rights Reserved