Sue Landers takes over as executive director of the nonprofit dedicated to LGBTQ writers.
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A small press run by high school students in Pennsylvania publishes handmade books of poetry and prose.
Colorful illustrations accompany notes, quotes, and literary trivia about books to read and bookstores to visit.
With recent grant funding of $1.4 million, the National Book Foundation aims to reach more readers.
A roundup of new anthologies, including American Journal: Fifty Poems for Our Time, edited by Tracy K. Smith.
The Millay Society attempts to save Steepletop, Edna St. Vincent Millay’s former home in in Austerlitz, New York.
The first lines of a dozen noteworthy books, including Lake Success by Gary Shteyngart and Perennial by Kelly Forsythe.
A fiction writer discusses five journals that published stories from his debut collection, Friday Black.
Jennifer Baker on her new anthology, Everyday People: The Color of Life, published by Atria in August.
An essayist discusses five journals that published work from her debut collection, Tonight I’m Someone Else.
The influence of Instagram on the way we read poetry.
Ex-library books are catalogued in a new home.
Poets and educators work to fight campus carry bills.
Creating local reading spaces for young black boys.
A fiction press for first-time authors.
Agent Gillian MacKenzie on her new partnership with lawyer Kirsten Wolf.
The first lines of a dozen new books, including Sick by Porochista Khakpour and Sons of Achilles by Nabila Lovelace.
A Missouri-based publisher of poetry and fiction allows authors more creative control over their books.
The iconic Seattle literary arts organization plans for the opening of a new space for writers.
The first lines of a dozen new books, including The Dream of Reason by Jenny George.
With publishers both large and small leading the way, literary vinyl makes a comeback.
A new graphic novel out from Montreal comics publisher Drawn & Quarterly.
A new anthology from Haymarket Books celebrates Black Girl Magic.
A poet discusses five journals that published poems from his second collection, Pardon My Heart.
Library of America editorial director John Kulka on the importance of publishing classic American literature.