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Some Changes in Store for Third Annual Quill Awards

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Online Only, posted 5.04.07

Heading into its third year of pomp and literary circumstance, the Quills Book Awards program is getting an overhaul by its organizers, NBC Universal and Reed Business Information. The awards program will still feature five finalists in nineteen categories—everything from poetry and fiction to biography/memoir and best debut author—but instead of the public voting for each winner, booksellers and librarians will decide who takes home a Quill.

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Three Literary Journals Take Home Coveted National Magazine Awards

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Online Only, posted 5.03.07

McSweeney's, the Georgia Review, and the Paris Review won National Magazine Awards on Tuesday night.

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Jason Cowley to Succeed Ian Jack as Granta Editor

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Online Only, posted 4.26.07

The British literary magazine Granta, which last month published its second issue devoted to the "Best Young American Novelists," recently named Jason Cowley as its new editor. Cowley, who was the literary editor of the New Statesman for five years, will succeed Ian Jack in September.

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PEN World Voices Festival Brings the World of Literature to NYC

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Online Only, posted 4.24.07

Today marks the official start of the third annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature in New York City. The six-day schedule of events includes readings, lectures, and panel discussions featuring 162 writers from forty-five different countries representing twenty-one different languages.

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Kureishi's Story, Deemed Offensive by the BBC, Finds New Life Online

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Online Only, posted 4.20.07

Earlier this week, Hanif Kureishi, the Whitbread Award-winning author of the novels The Buddha of Suburbia (Viking, 1990) and Intimacy (Scribner, 1999), among others, accused the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) of censorship after it dropped a radio broadcast of one of his short stories.

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British Theme Park Devoted to Dickens Delays Opening Day

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Online Only, posted 4.18.07

The opening of Dickens World, a $115 million theme park in Chatham, England, was recently delayed six weeks due to a problem with some of the materials used in its interactive shows.

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