By Subscription: new writing by Michelle Boisseau, Thomas E. Kennedy, and New Letters Literary Award winners Elizabeth Haukaas, Mindy Lewis and Cady Vishniac. 


In this conversation with novelist Padma Viswanathan and poet Geoffrey Brock, the husband and wife writing duo share how they balance their writing careers and family life.


The Capital of Kansas City by Gary Gildner


Winners, finalists, and judges for the 2015 New Letters Literary Awards: Click arrow below for details.  

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Kansas City Literary Events

Whitney Terrell

Kansas City, Mo.
Thursday, June 2, 2016

Women of Color Leadership Conference

Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, June 3, 2016

Silvia Kofler & Randy Ratliff

Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, June 10, 2016


BkMk Press Book Wins IPPY Award

Evan Morgan Williams won the gold medal for short fiction for his book Thorn.

New Letters Magazine Gathers Award-Winning Work

The new issue of New Letters magazine volume 82 no. 2, features multiple award winners, including poet Michelle Boisseau, and Thomas E. Kennedy with his essay “The Memory Clinic.” Click arrow below.


C.D. Wright Collection

This collection features a CD containing both the 1999 and the 2009 interviews with acclaimed poet C.D. Wright. For a limited time, these programs are also available for free streaming through our archives.