July, 2008

Summer Reading: Jane Ciabattari

by admin | Jul-06-2008

After two years tethered to the Internet, due to a couple of big writing projects, I’m heading to upstate New York later this month to spend a week as fiction...read »

SMALL PRESS SPOTLIGHT: STEPHEN CRAMER

by admin | Jul-05-2008

Tongue & Groove, University of Illinois Press.Stephen Cramer’s first book of poetry, Shiva’s Drum, was selected for the National Poetry Series in 2004. His...read »

SUMMER READING: MARY ANN GWINN

by admin | Jul-04-2008

It was a long, cold, wet spring, here in Seattle. Even the most stoic among us in the far northwest corner have taken to muttering about buying up distressed...read »

July 4th Roundup

by admin | Jul-04-2008

July 4th. A relatively somber Independence Day this year, with escalating gas prices, soaring unemployment rates (and not a few newspaper book pages and...read »

CRITICAL LIBRARY: GEOFFREY O’BRIEN

by admin | Jul-03-2008

The National Book Critics Circle regularly posts a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from...read »

Wednesday Roundup

by admin | Jul-02-2008

NBCC board member Art Winslow on Ethan Canin’s “America, America:”“It seems but a minor stretch—if that—to speculate that the seemingly redundant title of...read »

Sidney Offit, Literary Raconteur

by admin | Jul-01-2008

“Friends, Writers, and Other Countrymen,”Sidney Offit’s new memoir, covers some 60 years of American literary life, from encounters with H.L. Mencken in...read »

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