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ArtsBeat: Five Poets Receive Lucrative Fellowships 
  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:25:40 GMT 
    The Poetry Foundation and Poetry magazine announced the winners on Tuesday.

Bookends: Is Everyone Qualified to Be a Critic? 
  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:41:01 GMT 
    Adam Kirsch and Charles McGrath discuss what it takes to pass judgment on the arts.

ArtsBeat: Carrie Brownstein’s Book Tour to Kick Off in Brooklyn 
  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:27:32 GMT 
    Carrie Brownstein will be traveling to 11 cities across the United States this fall to promote her memoir, “Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl,” due in October.

‘The End of Tsarist Russia,’ by Dominic Lieven 
  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:16:09 GMT 
    A scholar approaches World War I from the standpoint of Russian foreign policy.

‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’ by David Lagercrantz 
  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:30:19 GMT 
    The novel features artificial intelligence and code breaking and suitably icy bad guys.

‘Did You Ever Have a Family’ by Bill Clegg 
  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:00:01 GMT 
    In the wake of a tragedy, the affected reckon with complicated pasts.

ArtsBeat: Among Friends: Linda Rosenkrantz on ‘Talk’ 
  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:51:13 GMT 
    Ms. Rosenkrantz discusses her recently reissued 1968 book, which is made up of candid conversations about psychoanalysis, sex and art.

Inside the List 
  Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:15:51 GMT 
    Almost 100 years after his death, Marcel Proust has finally cracked the best-seller list. Sort of.

ArtsBeat: Biography of Jimmy Carter Is in the Works 
  Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:13:23 GMT 
    Kai Bird, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, will write a biography of former President Jimmy Carter for Crown Publishing Group.

Ann Beattie: By the Book 
  Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:46:15 GMT 
    The author, most recently, of “The State We’re In” reads more novels and stories than anything else — “except, maybe, cookbooks. I avoid mysteries, since I never understand what happens.”

Critic’s Take: Closing the Book 
  Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:45:29 GMT 
    A writer struggles to read while grieving for her parents.

Amitav Ghosh’s ‘Flood of Fire’ 
  Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:45:18 GMT 
    The main characters in the final volume of Amitav Ghosh’s trilogy all have something to hide.

‘Harriet Wolf’s Seventh Book of Wonders,’ by Julianna Baggott 
  Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:44:51 GMT 
    A writer with a cult following has turned her life into six well-loved novels. But where is the last one?

‘That Winter the Wolf Came,’ by Juliana Spahr 
  Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:44:37 GMT 
    Poems take on the political, from oil spills to Occupy Oakland.

‘Girl Waits With Gun,’ by Amy Stewart 
  Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:44:10 GMT 
    The bad guys are no match for a bullied woman in 1914.

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ArtsBeat: Five Poets Receive Lucrative Fellowships  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:25:40 GMT
Bookends: Is Everyone Qualified to Be a Critic?  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:41:01 GMT
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