Book Blogs and News
0511 Samuel R. Delany on writing; Teen Vogue picks Versha Sharma as editor in chief Book Forum
0511 Tuesday New Release Day: Starring Peynado, Feng, Blau, and More The Millions
0510 Olivia Laing Conjures Up Complicated and Difficult People The Millions
0510 Tobi Haslett remembers last year’s riots; Michelle Orange’s reading recommendations for “pre-post-pandemic” brain Book Forum
0507 Sigrid Nunez on Jhumpa Lahiri’s new novel; Olivia Messer writes about the psychological toll of covering COVID-19 Book Forum
0507 This Story Sucks: What I Learned Teaching LGBTQ Studies The Millions
0506 Eddie S. Glaude Jr. on a revelatory Baldwin essay; an open letter confronting transphobia in the book industry Book Forum
0506 Larissa Pham and the Gift of Being Seen The Millions
0506 Must-Read Poetry: May 2021 The Millions
0506 Heart-Shaped Bruise Book Forum
0505 Joshua Cohen in conversation with Colm Tóibín; Stacey Abrams’s first romance novels are being reissued Book Forum
0505 An Ode to the Female Slacker with Jean Kyoung Frazier The Millions
0505 The 10 Creepiest Gothic Novels The Millions
0505 The dangers of writing online while female; Alison Bechdel on her new book Book Forum
0504 Tuesday New Release Day: Starring Cusk, Pham, Silber, and More The Millions
0503 Certain Unidentified Roses Book Forum
0412 Poem of the week: Because by Grace Schulman Guardian Blog
0405 Poem of the week: Think, now, whose hand … by Patricia McCarthy Guardian Blog
0329 Poem of the Week: Hymn to Aphrodite by Frederick Seidel Guardian Blog
0322 Poem of the week: Get Down Ye Angels by John Agard Guardian Blog
0315 Poem of the week: An Improver by Lesbia Harford Guardian Blog
0308 Poem of the week: The rain in the night by Heidi Williamson Guardian Blog
0303 Haruki Murakami's new T-shirt line proves it: he's no recluse Guardian Blog
0301 Poem of the week: The Human Voice from a Distance by Judith Willson 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