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Here we are in booth 346 at #LATFOB. Come say hi, grab a free magazine, and enter our magazine subscription raffle!
Video: Novelist @KThompsonWalker shows how fear propels imagination, as it forces us to imagine possible futures.
In #DailyNews, Philip Roth writes a letter to the editor of the New York Times:
Rachel Guido de Vries on the "Blue Doors" opened by poets in all places of all ages:
In #DailyNews poet Naomi Shihab Nye talks to @GalleyCat about writing poetry in the digital age: #NaPoMo
Video: This short film follows poet @GabeSkittle as he writes poems on his typewriter at a Boston subway station.
In #DailyNews, García Márquez released from hospital & @kima_jones talks poetry on Twitter: #CSpoetry @NPRCodeSwitch
Who's going to the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books? We are! Find us at booth 346 with @poetswritersinc. #bookfest
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In #DailyNews, Brian Cranston's Breaking Bad memoir and Samuel L. Jackson's slam poetry:
Video: Polly Courtney, the author of six novels who self-published her latest, Feral Youth, offers advice on editing.
In #DailyNews, documents reveal that the CIA used Doctor Zhivago as a weapon during the Cold War:
LA Friends: P&W will be at the LA Times Festival of Books on April 12-13! Will you? @latimesfob @latimesbooks
In #DailyNews, Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz is given a $1.5M advance from @HarperCollins to write his memoir:
NYC: have you RSVP'd for P&W's Connecting Cultures reading tonight? You know you want to!…
In #DailyNews, two festivals celebrate small presses & more news on books bound in human flesh via @melvillehouse:
NYC/CUNY #chapfest today! Bookfair 10-8 & our panel on publishing with associate editor @melissafaliveno at 1:30:
P&W events in NYC tomorrow! CUNY Chapbook Festival and 5th Annual Connecting Cultures reading
See highlights from Poets & Writers LIVE in LA -- and save the date for the next event, June 21 in NYC!
Video: Filmmaker John Koenig reads from @ObscureSorrows, an original lexicon of emotions we don’t have words for.
In #DailyNews, Jane Goodall discusses her long career; her latest book, Seeds of Hope; and accusations of plagiarism:
Poets & Writers is now accepting submissions for the 2014 Amy Awards! Apply by June 1st at:…
In #DailyNews, @NPR kicks off National Poetry Month by asking users to tweet original poems using the tag #TMMPoetry.