2018 Aspen Words Literary Prize Shortlist

https://images.amazon.com/images/P/0735211027.01.MZZZZZZZ.jpg The Aspen Words Literary Prize announced their 2018 shortlist yesterday. The annual award is given to “an influential work of fiction that illuminates a vital contemporary issue and demonstrates the [ … ]

Must-Read Poetry: March 2018

https://images.amazon.com/images/P/1938769309.01.MZZZZZZZ.jpg Here are eight notable books of poetry publishing in March. Registers of Illuminated Villages by Tarfia Faizullah A few years ago, I read “Poetry Recitation at St. Catherine’s School [ … ]

Egan for President

[og_img] “The power and meaning of the written word are central to the complexities we face today—both as a nation, and globally. To my mind, freedom of expression is a [ … ]

All She Can Ever Know

[og_img] “I am writing a book my father will never see. Not in its entirety, not out in the world.” For Longreads, Nicole Chung writes about adoption, family, writing, and finishing her upcoming memoir, All [ … ]