Search Results: 2001


Anderson-Dargatz, Gail (May 7, 2003)

Gail Anderson-Dargatz - This young Canadian writer has been twice nominated for the Giller Prize, on

Averill, Thomas Fox (June 26, 2002)

Thomas Fox Averill - Fiction writer Thomas Fox Averill  talks about his novel Secrets of the Ts

Budy, Andrea Hollander (April 24, 2002)

Andrea Hollander Budy - Andrea Hollander Budy spent more than 20 years teaching herself the craft of

Chen, Da (January 2, 2002)

Da Chen - Often called the Chinese Frank McCourt, this writer talks about his bestselling memoir, Co

Finnell, Dennis (November 6, 2002)

is Finnell discusses his 2001 book, The Gauguin Answer Sheet, which is a mixture of family hist

Hoffman, Alice (May 29, 2002)

Alice Hoffman - This best-selling novelist of books such as Practical Magic and Second Nature&n

Kumin, Maxine (October 2, 2002)

Maxine Kumin - One of America’s great formal poets, Maxine Kumin has authored more than three

Laux, Dorianne (January 9, 2002)

2000 book Smoke at this 2001 Midwest Poets Series reading. She is the author of five collectio

McDougall, Jo (June 2, 2004)

McDougall also reads from her 2001 book, Dirt, which was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry.

Parsons, Tony (June 12, 2002)

Tony Parsons - A former punk rock journalist, newspaper columnist and British TV personality, Tony P

Scott, Joanna Catherine (June 5, 2002)

Joanna Catherine Scott - This Australian born writer discusses her third novel, The Lucky Gourd Shop

Kumin, Maxine (August 9, 2013)

liam Wordsworth. In this 2001 public reading for the Midwest Poets Series Kumin reads works old

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.


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