Search Results: 2003


Baker, David (December 1, 2004)

David Baker - David Baker’s poetry has been printed in New Letters, The Atlantic Monthly, The

Ellroy, James (January 8, 2003)

James Ellroy - The self-proclaimed “Demon Dog of American Literature,” James Elroy is kn

Ford, Richard (September 22, 2004)

Richard Ford - The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Independence Day talks with Angela Ela

Grooms, Anthony (August 20, 2003)

Anthony Grooms - Poet, short story writer, novelist, and two-time recipient of the Lillian Smith Awa

Jiles, Paulette (January 5, 2005)

Paulette Jiles - American-Canadian author Paulette Jiles reads from her book Enemy Women, a novel se

Kushner, Tony (September 8, 2004)

Tony Kushner - Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for his play Angels in America, Tony Kushner is

Mitchell, Stephen (December 22, 2004)

Stephen Mitchell - Writer Stephen Mitchell, whose celebrated versions of several mystical texts rang

Nye, Naomi Shihab (June 1, 2005)

Naomi Shihab Nye - Naomi Shihab Nye reads from her 2002 book 19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the M

O'Brien, Tim (October 20, 2004)

Tim O'Brien - Vietnam War veteran, Purple Heart recipient, and fiction writer Tim O’Brien is b

Ostriker, Alicia (April 7, 2004)

Alicia Ostriker - Once called "America's most fiercely honest poet" by Progressive magazine, Alicia

Pastan, Linda (September 15, 2004)

Linda Pastan - Linda Pastan, the former Poet Laureate of Maryland, reads from and discusses her work

Ray, David (November 5, 2003)

ir, David Ray talks about his 2003 publication, The Endless Search, a memoir that traces his tu

Rodriguez, Richard (May 3, 2006)

Richard Rodriguez - Peabody Award-winning essayist and PBS Newshour commentator, Richard Rodriguez d

Skeen, Tim (August 23, 2006)

Tim Skeen - A winner of the John Ciardi Prize for his book of poetry, Kentucky Swami, Tim Skeen give

Troupe, Quincy (June 11, 2003)

Quincy Troupe - Award-winning poet Quincy Troupe reads from his book, Transcircularities: New and Se

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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.


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.