Volume 81 no. 1 features work by Aliki Barnstone, Debra Marquart, Charles Harper Webb, Thomas E. Kennedy, and Robert Day. 

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In this public reading, Angela Jackson shares some of her work from the last two decades including her 2009 novel, Where I Must Go.

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New from BkMk:  Border States: spell binding power of the American Midwestern landscape, tapping into its emotional well, not just the physical beauty and expanse--Luis J. Rodriguez

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We're excited to announce the winners of the 2014 New Letters Literary Awards.

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Kansas City Literary Events

Dunya Mikhail

Kansas City, Mo.
Thursday, January 29, 2015

Brian Foley, Nick Gulig, & Gene Kwak

Kansas City, Mo.
Saturday, January 31, 2015

Margaret Atwood

Lawrence, Kan.
Monday, February 2, 2015

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Jazz at Diastole, Tues., Nov. 11, 2014, 2:30--a benefit

Join us for Kansas City Jazz and to support New Letters on November 11th at Diastole, 2:30 p.m. See more details. 

Midwest Poets Series Presents Alice Friman

Reading, Thurs., Oct. 30, 2014, 7 p.m., Rockhurst University, Kansas City, Mo. Award-winning poet and New Letters' contributor, Alice Friman will read her work at a Midwest Poets Series event. Visit our literary calendar for more details

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Valzhyna Mort CD and New Letters Magazine

This collection includes New Letters (Vol. 79, No. 2), with work by Valzhyna Mort, and a CD of the first and second half of her 2012 New Letters on the Air interview.