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Interviewing the Founders of Music & Literature June 23, 2014: No, not that music and literature. This Music & Literature. Michael Barron of New Directions interviews the founding editors–Taylor Davis-Van Atta and Daniel Medin–after a successful [...] by

The Complicated Matter of Translating Proust June 23, 2014: A review of the new translation of Proust’s Swann’s Way by C. K. Scott Moncrieff seems timely–thanks, Boston Review and Leland de la Durantaye. We’ve just picked up Anne [...] by

Holland Cotter Reviews Emily Dickinson’s Gorgeous Nothings at New York Times December 6, 2013: Wow! a new book featuring Emily Dickinson’s envelope poems, edited by Marta Wener and Jen Bervin and recently published by New Directions in collaboration with Christine Burgin, in [...] by

Jocelyn Spaar Translates Early Poems of Albert Cossery for Paris Review Daily December 5, 2013: “Revived at the fingers of a magician”! Where’s our flageolet: Artist, poet and translator Jocelyn Spaar, pictured above, has brought to the Paris Review Daily fore three poems by [...] by

Announcing: The Emily Dickinson Archive October 24, 2013: As we mentioned in January of this year, 2013, “Amherst College [has] digitized and published all their manuscript holdings of poems, letters, and whatnot by the Belle of Amherst herself Emily [...] by

Now at New Directions: Introducing Muriel Rukeyser’s Elegies October 3, 2013: At the New Directions blog: the introduction to Muriel Rukeyser’s Elegies, which ND has just reprinted! Originally published in 1949, the Elegies “were written over a seven-year period [...] by

New Directions to Publish First-Ever Book of Emily Dickinson Manuscript Facsimiles September 10, 2013: Gorgeous Nothings! Hardly. Good news spins forth from the New Directions blog–the press is publishing the first-ever, full-color, large-scale edition of Emily Dickinson’s “complete [...] by

Help Bernadette Mayer & Philip Good Find the Helens of Troy, MO August 12, 2013: New project to get behind: Philip Good plans to find all those named Helen in Troy, MO, after working with Bernadette Mayer on a similar project in Troy, NY–which eventually made it to book [...] by

New Book of Roberto Bolaño’s Poetry Imminent July 10, 2013: A collection of Roberto Bolaño’s poetry, translated by Laura Healy, is *almost* available, courtesy of New Directions. The collection, clocking in at a hefty 835 pages, is titled The Unknown [...] by

How to Take Care of a Really Cool Book Jacket May 16, 2013: …like those ones that are on books published by New Directions… Oh wait! Here’s one! Our friends over at BOMBLOG, recently posted a fantastic conversation between Michael Barron [...] by