Book Blogs and News
0809 New Zealand has now gone 100 days with no new local COVID-19 cases — and it hasn't been on lockdown since June Book News
0809 Coronavirus: Nine test positive at Georgia school where photo of crowded corridor went viral Book News
0809 A woman claiming to be from the 'Freedom To Breathe Agency' filmed telling a grocery employee that she could face legal action for making people wear face masks Book News
0809 World donors demand change before money to rebuild Beirut Book News
0809 Litman: New York wants to dissolve the NRA; it will probably decapitate it instead Book News
0808 Conspiracy-mongering Republican seeking John Lewis seat gets social media boost from Trump Book News
0808 Should Judge Sullivan Be Disqualified from Flynn Case? An Appeals Court Is Asking Book News
0808 Why a Black man from Louisiana is serving a life sentence for stealing hedge clippers Book News
0807 Isabel Wilkerson on the US caste system; David Varno named president of the National Book Critics Circle Book Forum
0807 Morgan Jerkins on Exposing History’s Omissions The Millions
0807 My First Year as a Mother, I Only Read Women Authors. Here’s What I Learned. The Millions
0806 Looking back at the US bombing of Hiroshima; Mychal Denzel Smith on the failures of incrementalism Book Forum
0806 Must-Read Poetry: August 2020 The Millions
0805 New York City novelist Pete Hamill has died; Ta-Nehisi Coates to guest edit September issue of Vanity Fair Book Forum
0805 The Long-Awaited Return of Gayl Jones The Millions
0805 ‘Tomboyland’: Featured Nonfiction from Melissa Faliveno The Millions
0804 Nonprofit news site The 19th* launches with a focus on inequality reporting; Ed Yong’s big-picture pandemic coverage Book Forum
0804 Reading group: which PD James novel should we read this month? Guardian Blog
0804 Tuesday New Release Day: Starring Wilkerson, Emezi, Simon, and More The Millions
0803 “I Am Anti-conclusion” Book Forum
0803 Tips, links and suggestions: what are you reading this week? Guardian Blog
0803 Not the Booker prize longlist: vote now to decide the 2020 shortlist Guardian Blog
0803 The Childhood Writing of the Brontë Sisters The Millions
0803 Poem of the week: Long Time a Child by Hartley Coleridge Guardian Blog
0803 Masha Gessen to discuss Surviving Autocracy tonight; Writers and editors pay tribute to John Homans Book Forum
0803 August Preview: The Millions Most Anticipated (This Month) The Millions
0731 John Lewis’s final words; Justice Department moves to lift press protections in Portland Book Forum
0730 The New York Times talks to Noname about her book club; McNally Jackson hosts Pigeon Pages reading series Book Forum
0729 First George RR Martin, now Patrick Rothfuss: the curse of sequel-hungry fans Guardian Blog
0728 How White Teeth brushes off the charge of ‘hysterical realism’ Guardian Blog
0727 Tips, links and suggestions: what are you reading this week? Guardian Blog
0727 Poem of the week: If I Were to Meet by Grace Nichols Guardian Blog
0519 Long-Lost Letter from Neal Cassady to Jack Kerouac Headed to Auction (Again) Paper Cuts
0502 An Interview with Ross Posnock Bookslut
0502 Asleep, She is a Horizon: On Simone Weil Bookslut
0502 An Interview with Alison Kinney Bookslut
0502 A Plea for Tenderness Bookslut
0502 An Interview with Mary Rakow Bookslut
0502 An Interview with Joni Murphy Bookslut
0502 Among Strange Victims by Daniel Saldaña París, translated by Christina MacSweeney Bookslut
0502 Ways to Disappear by Idra Novey Bookslut
0414 Juan Felipe Herrera Named to Second Term as Poet Laureate Paper Cuts
0412 Chris Jackson to Lead One World Imprint at Random House Paper Cuts
0407 Live Reading of Martha Graham Memoir (All of It) Paper Cuts
0406 Meg Rosoff Wins Astrid Lindgren Children’s Book Prize Paper Cuts
0406 James Hannaham Wins PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Paper Cuts
0405 Plus-Size Superhero Gets Her Own Series Paper Cuts
0323 Whiting Foundation Announces Winners of 2016 Awards for Writing Paper Cuts