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The Red Hijab

by: Bonnie Bolling

Poetry. Winner of the John Ciardi Prize for Poetry, selected by H. L. Hix.   Featured on The Rumpus The work simmers with a poignant sense of place. −Booklist  Inspired by her time in the Persian Gulf, Bonnie Bolling expands the typical American view of the Middle East in The Red Hijab. Her poetry confronts...

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    Wild Things

    Stories

    By Jaimee Wriston Colbert

      New Collection of “Linked, Rural-Noir” Stories Depict Endangered Humans in Endangered Environments           Jaimee Wriston Colbert has given...

    Heirlooms

    Stories

    By Rachel Hall

    Heirlooms is a fascinating series of interconnected stories about members of an extended family of Jews before, during and long after the holocaust, in France, in Israel, in the United Sta...

Kansas City Literary Events

Albert Goldbarth & Thomas M. Atkinson

Sunday, December 11, 2016
Kansas City, Mo.

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Writers for Readers

Literacy KC & UMKC's Creative Writing Program team up to raise money for a local literacy program. Contributors can enjoy dinner while listening to a conversation between UMKC novelist Whitney Terrell & Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith. (Click names to hear earlier radio shows with each writer; more on the event here.)

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.