Harriet

Categories

Follow Harriet on Twitter

About Harriet

Blogroll

Posts Tagged ‘The New York Times’

Galway Kinnell Dies at 87 October 29, 2014: The New York Time reports today on the passing of Galway Kinnell at the age of 87. According to his wife, Barbara K. Bristol, the cause of death was leukemia. Kinnell was awarded both the Pulitzer [...] by

‘The Soul of His Poetry is Here’: Wales Celebrates Dylan Thomas’s 100th Birthday October 27, 2014: Today is Dylan Thomas’s centenary: the 100th year of his birth. In Wales (and at The New York Times), Thomas’s granddaughter, Hannah Ellis (president of the Dylan Thomas Society of Great [...] by

McSweeney’s New Status: Non-Profit October 17, 2014: New York Times reports that off-beat, intelligent publishing house, McSweeney’s, is adding a new feather to its cap: non-profit status. The San Francisco-based publisher, founded by Dave [...] by

FSG Celebrates John Berryman Centennial With Four New Books October 15, 2014: The New York Times pays heed to the centennial of John Berryman’s birth, for not to “would be to shuck a very large obligation indeed.” For the occasion, Farrar, Straus and Giroux [...] by

Rest in Peace, Carolyn Kizer (1924-2014) October 13, 2014: The Pulitzer Prize-Winning poet, Carolyn Kizer, has died at the age of 89. She passed away on Thursday in Sonoma, California, due to complications of dementia. Kizer is best known for her feminist [...] by

‘Intolerable’: Authors Against Amazon Speak Out September 30, 2014: When literary lions unite, we can only hope that it will strike fear into the hearts of keepers of the Amazon. This week NY Times reports that in addition to Hachette authors, the outcry into the [...] by

NYT Reviews Louise Glück’s Faithful and Virtuous Night September 29, 2014: Over the weekend we came across Peter Campion’s review of Louise Glück’s latest collection, Faithful and Virtuous Night, at the New York Times. Campion begins by looking at [...] by

‘Sometimes the Versifying is Particularly Pronounced’: NYT Revels in Poetry Onstage September 11, 2014: Poetry is once again no stranger to the theater, as attested by upcoming NYC-productions such as “A Sucker Emcee” (opening at Labyrinth Theater 9/23) and “And I and Silence”” [...] by

A Most Substantial Loot: Holland Cotter Reviews Not Nothing at New York Times August 12, 2014: He’s taking over! Site of Ray Johnson’s most recent habitation? Why, it’s the New York Times dear hearts, where Holland Cotter has these kindnesses to say about the recently [...] by

NYT Introduces Alex Butler: ‘A Poet Who Works in 3-D’ July 18, 2014: Check out NYT’s profile of literary newcomer, Alex Butler. Butler recently read from her Circling the Same, her newly published 80-page poem, at Creature of Comfort, a Manhattan lifestyle [...] by