Posted on February 3, 2023 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The contenders for the new incarnation of the Rathbones Folio Prize have been announced. For 2023, the prize has expanded...

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Posted on February 1, 2023 at 2:08 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When the Europa Clipper spacecraft heads out to Jupiter's second moon, it will bear something very special: a poem written...

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Tagged As: Literary Hub, Poetry

Posted on January 17, 2023 at 1:54 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations are in order for Anthony Joseph, whose Sonnets for Albert won the 2022 T.S. Eliot Prize. Britain’s most prestigious...

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Tagged As: Awards, Poetry, The Guardian

Posted on January 10, 2023 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The following three writers have died in the past month, and while they might not be household names to all...

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Tagged As: Nonfiction, Obituary, Poetry

Posted on January 3, 2023 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you're sensitive to book mistreatment, skip this item ... ... but a rare, albeit incomplete, first edition of Robert...

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Posted on December 23, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The children of late actor, director, and philanthropist Paul Newman have an early Christmas gift for you: a poem written...

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Tagged As: Poetry, Pop culture

Posted on December 9, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today we're wrapping up our interview with author Samman Akbarzada. Akbarzada is a writer from Afghanistan in her early twenties...

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Posted on December 8, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today (and tomorrow), we're interviewing author Samman Akbarzada. Akbarzada is a writer from Afghanistan in her early twenties and the...

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Posted on December 7, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today (and for the next two days), we're interviewing author Samman Akbarzada. Akbarzada is a writer from Afghanistan in her...

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Posted on November 30, 2022 at 7:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's apparently literary award season in England, in all sorts of genres. The Forward Prizes for Poetry were unveiled on...

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