What I'm Looking Forward to Reading

July, 2016

“What Are You Reading This Summer?” [Part I]

by Carmela Ciuraru | Jul-18-2016

"I make it a summer tradition to re-read some Ashbery, who seems to suit the weather and my attendant mood; this year it's Rivers and Mountains and...read »

August, 2015

What Are You Reading This Summer?

by Carmela Ciuraru | Aug-04-2015

Recently, we asked authors, editors, and booksellers: "What are you reading (or hoping to read) this summer?"  I always keep an eye out for international...read »

July, 2011

What I’m Reading: David Gates

by David Gates | Jul-20-2011

So far I've been reading and re-reading mostly nonfiction this summer, partly with an eye to teaching my first real nonfiction course this fall. I just...read »

What I’m Reading: Helen Vendler

by Helen Vendler | Jul-13-2011

Although we all know the hazards of reading poetry in translation, translations are my only way to gain an acquaintance with poets writing in languages I do...read »

June, 2011

Three Thoughts About Summer Reading: Lia Purpura

by Lia Purpura | Jun-29-2011

1. Oh, the summer reading list! Summer: the battleground, where ought to’s and true loves slug it out. What I should be reading/what I want to fall into....read »

What I’m Reading: Paula Giddings

by Paula Giddings | Jun-22-2011

Along with catching up on back issues of The New Yorker and The Nation piled high on my dining table, I’m mostly reading books that inform my perennial,...read »

What I’ve Been Reading: Paula Fox

by Paula Fox | Jun-15-2011

Each summer, we ask writers who have won or been finalists for NBCC awards what they're reading and what they look forward to reading in the months ahead....read »

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