The poet discusses the journals that published pieces from her sixth collection, Nightshade.
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The Merwin Conservancy will become the official owner and steward of the garden that poet W. S. Merwin nurtured for more than forty years.
Publishing insiders weigh in on the challenges facing the U.S. bookstore chain, which was sold to a hedge fund in June for $683 million.
The first lines of a dozen noteworthy books, including Everything Inside by Edwidge Danticat and Make It Scream, Make It Burn by Leslie Jamison.
The nation’s oldest academic center dedicated to preserving Black poetry celebrates its twenty-fifth anniversary.
Manuel Muñoz, the new director of the MFA program at the University of Arizona, discusses his new role, healthy creative environments, and common missteps he sees in applications.
The University of Cincinnati Press imprint publishes books of poetry and fiction that continue the successes of its affiliated literary journal, the Cincinnati Review.
Writers debate the merits of an award for a fictional thriller that does not feature violence toward women.
The ten-year-old press publishes full-length poetry collections and chapbooks dedicated to the “values that make poetry timeless.”
A roundup of four new anthologies, including Shapes of Native Nonfiction: Collected Essays by Contemporary Writers edited by Elissa Washuta and Theresa Warburton.
In collaboration with Narrative 4, the House of SpeakEasy’s bookmobile will travel from New York City to New Orleans and give books to schools, prisons, and libraries along the way.
Novelist Jonathan Lethem handpicks his favorite forgotten books for reissue in a series published by Pushcart Press.
The essayist on the journals that published essays from her debut collection, When You Learn the Alphabet.
Alice Quinn on her eighteen years as the executive director of the Poetry Society of America.
Copies of Joe Sacksteder’s story collection, Make/Shift, have been fashioned into a couture dress.
The first lines of a dozen noteworthy books, including The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead and Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn.
The small press becomes the newest imprint of the University of Nebraska Press.
The first lines of a dozen noteworthy books, including The Tradition by Jericho Brown and Orange World by Karen Russell.
A fiction writer discusses five journals that published work from her debut story collection, Sabrina & Corina.
Funded by novelist Charles Frazier, the Cold Mountain series will highlight new literary fiction from the South.
Poets House in New York City launches an interactive digital exhibition of their chapbook collection.
Poet and memoirist Meghan O’Rourke, the incoming editor of the Yale Review, discusses her approach to editing, her plans for the journal, and the trends she’s most excited about.
A pair of English singer-songwriters perform literature-inspired music in bookstores across the United States.
The online storytelling community expands to print with the launch of Wattpad Books.
The Kansas City, Missouri–based independent press approaches its fiftieth anniversary with plans to launch a chapbook competition in 2020.