New writing by Linda Pastan, Eric Pankey, Carolyne Wright, Gary Gildner, and others. 


Australian author Thomas Keneally reads from his novel, The Daughters of Mars, and reveals what drew him to write about war.


Now Available

Boulevard Women, by Lauren Cobb, winner of the G.S. Sharat Chandra Prize for Short Fiction from BkMk Press. 


New book of essays first appearing in New Letters, by Editor Robert Stewart.  

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Kansas City Literary Events

Bridgett Lowe & Katherine Gwynn

Lawrence, Kan.
Thursday, July 24, 2014

Neon Gallery Reading

Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, July 25, 2014

Walter Kirn

Kansas City, Mo.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014


Christian Barter on New Letters on the Air

Hear Christian Barterinterviewed by Angela Elam on New Letters on the Air at


Lauren Cobb wins another medal

Just a moment to brag about Lauren Cobb winning the silver for her Boulevard Women! We're reprinting so you can have your own copy.


New Letters Red Hat

Get your writer's cap today!