Posted on 04/09/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Cutting-edge technology may have answered a long-running question about an ancient poem. The Guardian reports that a new...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 03/20/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Few of us achieve fame, and few of us live to be one hundred years old. This Sunday, poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti will be...

Categories: Author Interview

Tagged As: Author interview, NPR, Poetry

Posted on 03/18/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We mentioned earlier that one of the U.S. poet laureates, W.S. Merwin, had recentlypassed away. Based on his obituary an...

Tagged As: History, Literary Hub, Poetry

Posted on 03/18/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Several notable literary figures have recently passed away. Al Silverman, chief executive of the Book-of-the-Month Club...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Obituary, Poetry

Posted on 03/12/2019 at 11:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Poetry fans may want to postpone their trips to England until April 2020 — that’s when a project to preserve...

Posted on 02/28/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Poet Chris Bailey entered an MFA program with an ambitious goal: complete four manuscripts in those two years; have one...

Categories: Author Interview

Tagged As: Author interview, Poetry

Posted on 02/26/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow are best known for their criminal exploits — but even outlaws need a creative outle...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Memorabilia, Poetry

Posted on 02/15/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

New Zealanders and poetry fans worldwide have been stunned to read a letter from one of the country’s great poets...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Poetry, Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 01/27/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Words can hurt, but they can also heal. That’s why poet Deborah Alma is opening a “poetry pharmacy” in...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 01/17/2019 at 10:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver died today at age eighty-three. The cause of death was lymphoma, according to th...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Obituary, Poetry