Annalisa Quinn appears in the following:
Tuesday, December 03, 2013
Also: Marina Warner considers sea monsters; Apple gripes about its court-appointed monitor; Ian Rankin on being paid to write.
Monday, December 02, 2013
Also: Amazon is testing delivery by drone; Soviet dissident poet Natalya Gorbanevskaya has died; the best books of the week.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Also: a new short story from Romesh Gunesekera; Patricia Cornwell on why she might have been an archaeologist.
Friday, November 22, 2013
Also: A newly published essay by C.S. Lewis; exploring Middle-Earth; Salman Rushdie on the Internet.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Also: a debate on the value of literary prizes; Man Booker winner Eleanor Catton on prize-related nightmares; and Doris Lessing's reaction to winning the Nobel.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
A visibly shocked James McBride picked up the fiction prize for his novel The Good Lord Bird about a young slave who joins up with abolitionist John Brown. The nonfiction award was won by George Packer for The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America.
Monday, November 11, 2013
Also: Malala Yousafzai's book is banned in Pakistan's private schools; Jonathan Franzen on Harriet the Spy; the best books coming out this week.
Friday, November 08, 2013
Also: the shortlist for the Bad Sex in Fiction Award; Antarctica's new writer in residence; Buzzfeed won't "talk smack" about books.
Thursday, November 07, 2013
Also: Nuyorican poet Tato Laviera dies at age 63; Alexis Madrigal on the new Dave Eggers novel; an interview with Graywolf Press.
Wednesday, November 06, 2013
Also: John Freeman on interviewing novelists; The Washington Times ends Rand Paul's column; the state of British publishing.
Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Also: Catherine Chung on being an "Asian-American writer;" Lucy Hughes-Hallett wins the Samuel Johnson Prize; new poems from Diana Chien.
Monday, November 04, 2013
Also: Claire Messud on Albert Camus' stance on Algerian independence; a twist on Pottery Barn catalog descriptions; the best books coming out this week.
Friday, November 01, 2013
Also: the saddest article you'll ever read about a Waffle House; two-sentence horror stories; and Ann Patchett on Edwidge Danticat.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Also: Attica Locke wins the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence; Neil Gaiman on the job of an author; Zadie Smith on British and American takeout.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Also: Hyperbole and a Half creator Allie Brosh talks about her struggles with depression; Barnes & Noble launches a new Nook; Anna Holmes writes about the value of Twitter in literary discourse.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Also: Morissey's autobiography is coming to the U.S.; a bill is introduced to get rid of the Irish censorship board; and thoughts about the uses of fiction and nonfiction.
Monday, October 28, 2013
Also: Rita Mae Brown on Suetonius; Tim Kreider on writers being asked to work for free; new R.L. Stein books; the best books coming out this week.
Friday, October 25, 2013
Also: Iran's culture minister hints that bans on certain books may be reconsidered; The New York Times is profiling small poetry presses; Jonathan Franzen on why making money is a double-edged sword.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Also: a new story by Haruki Murakami; Alice Munro might not retire after all; and World Book Night announces its titles.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Also: Shakespeare manuscripts going digital; authors protest standardized testing; and "The 8 Habits of Highly Successful Young-Adult Fiction Authors."