A new low-residency MFA program makes diversity its mission.
A comparative analysis of the last three years of the magazine’s Deadlines section.
The author of Shahid Reads His Own Palm on the retreat in Greensburg, Pennsylvania.
The author of There There on the retreat in Peterborough, New Hampshire.
The author of We Play a Game on the retreat in New York City.
Follow these agents on Twitter to gain insight into their tastes, author lists, and what kind of work they’re currently seeking.
Writing about trauma is sometimes called “navel-gazing,” particularly for women writers. An essayist and memoirist confronts this stigma, and calls on writers to explore their personal traumas and truths.
A publishing-industry veteran who has worked as an agent, writer, and editor explores how her various experiences have helped her make decisions about both her own career and that of other writers.
As part of a continuing series, we offer a breakdown of the numbers behind our Grants & Awards listings, highlighting the total amount of prize money given each year, the average cost of entry, types of sponsoring organizations, and more.
Four young literary agents meet for an evening of food, drink, and conversation about how they find new authors, what they need to see in a query letter, and the common mistakes writers should avoid.