Search Results: 2005


Byatt, A.S. (July 26, 2006)

n to the short story with her 2005 collection, The Little Black Book of Stories.  She also chat

Codrescu, Andrei (August 24, 2007)

Andrei Codrescu - International Voices Andrei Codrescu, the wry, Romanian poet and essayist known to

Eady, Cornelius (June 13, 2008)

Cornelius Eady - Co-founder of Cave Canem for African-American poets, Cornelius Eady talks about his

Fforde, Jasper (June 21, 2006)

Jasper Fforde - Popular British comic novelist Jasper Fforde talks about his pun-filled detective no

Fowler, Karen Joy (January 19, 2007)

Karen Joy Fowler - The author of four novels, several collections of short fiction and winner of the

Glancy, Diane (November 24, 2006)

jawea and reads from her 2005 books, In-between Places, a collection of essays, and Rooms,

Irving, John (June 15, 2007)

rsonal work to date—his 2005 novel Until I Find You.  It traces the journeys of a mother

Jordan, Judy (April 19, 2006)

; She reads from that and her 2005 book 60 Cent Coffee and a Quarter to Dance. 

Kallet, Marilyn (July 12, 2006)

llet - Marilyn Kallet’s 2005 poetic offering, Circe, After Hours—her 11th book—cov

Kooser, Ted (April 5, 2006)

Ted Kooser - The current U.S. Poet Laureate, Ted Kooser, makes a special appearance in honor of Nati

Kooser, Ted (April 12, 2006)

m with U.S. Poet Laureate and 2005 Pulitzer Prize winner Ted Kooser features a combination of interv

Livesey, Margot (May 10, 2006)

Margot Livesey - A Scottish writer who has earned a reputation in the United States as a gifted lite

New Letters Poets (April 13, 2005)

New Letters Poets - As part of National Poetry Month, this program features three winners of the New

Ray, David (July 5, 2006)

David Ray - New Letters founder and former editor David Ray reads from his latest book of poems The

Robinson, Marilynne (January 18, 2006)

ynne Robinson - Winner of the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for her novel Gilead, Marilynne Robins

Rushdie, Salman (October 4, 2006)

Salman Rushdie - Widely known for his novel The Satanic Verses and the resulting fatwa issued a

Saloy, Mona Lisa (February 15, 2006)

na Lisa Saloy - Winner of the 2005 T.S. Eliot Poetry Prize, Mona Lisa Saloy reads from her award-win

Salter, Mary Jo (December 8, 2006)

Mary Jo Salter - A co-editor of the Norton Anthology of Poetry, Salter talks with New Letters magazi

Soto, Gary (October 2, 2009)

Gary Soto - Gary Soto talks about his early beginnings as a poet, and as a poor Mexican-American kid

Stewart, Robert (May 2, 2008)

Robert Stewart - New Letters magazine is the winner of the National Magazine Award in the category o

Vowell, Sarah (June 28, 2006)

Sarah Vowell talks about her 2005 “travelogue of doom,” Assassination Vacation wit

Working Class Poets (August 29, 2008)

Working-Class Poets - The rigors and joys of work are celebrated in contemporary verse, including B.

Wright, Doug (July 6, 2007)

Doug Wright - Winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play I Am My Own Wife, Doug Wright

Fairchild, B.H. (August 30, 2013)

B.H. Fairchild - We celebrate the working man by revisiting B.H. Fairchild's poetry collection, The

Doctorow, E.L. (October 25, 2013)

th the Pulitzer Prize and the 2005 National Book Award.

E.L. Doctorow: Past American Voice (August 14, 2015)

for American Fiction. In this 2005 interview, he discusses his novel, The March, winner of the

Working Class Poets (September 4, 2015)

Working-Class Poets - The rigors, joys, and difficulties of work are examined through poetry, includ

Kansas City Literary Events

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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.