»

| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

Articles

Articles from Poet & Writers Magazine include material from the print edition plus exclusive online-only material.

<< first < previous Page: 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 next > last >>

621 - 630 of 1036 results

An Interview With Poet and Independent Bookseller J. W. Marshall

Direct Quote

Online Only, posted 6.16.08

For more than twenty years, J. W. Marshall has been recommending poetry to his customers while writing it himself. He and his wife, poet Christine Deavel, own Seattle's Open Books: A Poem Emporium, one of only a couple bookstores in the United States devoted exclusively to poetry and a fixture in the city’s literary community.

An Interview With Creative Nonfiction Writer Phillip Lopate

Direct Quote

Online Only, posted 5.16.08

Phillip_Lopate_thumbnail.jpg

Phillip Lopate, considered by many to be one of the most important essayists of our time, discusses the controversies surrounding creative nonfiction, his own essay-writing process, and the ultimate quality he looks for in nonfiction—an interesting mind at work on the page.

Such Sweet Sorrow

News and Trends

May/June 2008

Speculation and rumor continue to drive the gossip surrounding Tom Wolfe’s and Richard Ford’s decisions to leave their former publishing houses, but their true reasons remain a mystery.

Way, Way Too Much Information

News and Trends

May/June 2008

Today, it seems that we have access to an unlimited amount of information all the time, and for those of us who want to be alone with our thoughts, that information is getting harder and harder to avoid. More and more of us suffer from a condition sometimes called "digital information overload," or "infomania."

Literary MagNet

News and Trends

May/June 2008

Literary MagNet chronicles the start-ups and closures, successes and failures, anniversaries and accolades, changes of editorship and special issues—in short, the news and trends—of literary magazines in America. This issue's MagNet features Ninth Letter, Oxford American, and the Literary Review.

Page One: Where New and Noteworthy Books Begin

News and Trends

May/June 2008

Page One features a sample of titles we think you'll want to explore. With this installment, we offer excerpts from The Film Club by David Gilmour and The Story of a Marriage by Andrew Sean Greer.

 

Small Press Points

News and Trends

May/June 2008

Small Press Points highlights the happenings of the small press players. This issue features BOA Editions, Ltd., Four Way Books, Wave Books, Anhinga Press, Copper Canyon Press, Margie/IntuiT House, Graywolf Press, and Cy Gist Press.

 

Putting Your Poetry in Order: The Mix-Tape Strategy

The Practical Writer

May/June 2008

Ordering poems becomes a familiar act if you consider the lyric poem in its original form—the song. And if you were the kind of incessant list-maker Nick Hornby describes in his novel High Fidelity, the kind who also made mix tapes from your album collection. If you were the kind of geek my college boyfriend, Tim, was and—admittedly—the kind I was too.

Memoir? What Memoir? Frey’s Novel

News and Trends

May/June 2008

The public rehabilitation of disgraced author James Frey is slated to begin May 13. That's the day Bright Shiny Morning, a novel, hits bookstores nationwide in what he and his publisher undoubtedly hope will be a well-received comeback.

TAGS:

Q&A: Rebecca Wolff's Fence Turns Ten

News and Trends

May/June 2008

Founder and editor Rebecca Wolff speaks about Fence magazine’s tenth anniversary.

 

<< first < previous Page: 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 next > last >>

621 - 630 of 1036 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