Search Results: 2018


Cheers to 40 Years (February 28, 2019)

Cheers to 40 Years - We celebrate the New Year with a look back at our 40 years of broadcasting to g

Youn, Monica (March 16, 2018)

Monica Youn - A lawyer-turned-poet, Monica Youn has written three books of poetry, and now teaches c

Stewart, Robert (August 31, 2018)

ers (reissued in 2017) to his 2018 collection of poetry, Working Class. He also reads from his 2014

Thomson, Rupert (January 30, 2019)

Rupert Thomson -

Youn, Monica (May 4, 2018)

Monica Youn - The second half of this conversation with lawyer-turned-poet Monica Youn focuses more

Zihuatanejo, JoaquĆ­n (September 28, 2018)

ction, Arsonist, published in 2018 after winning the Anhinga-Robert Dana Poetry Prize. He shares how

Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar (October 12, 2018)

ssing Fathers, reads from her 2018 collection from BkMk Press called Fable of the Pack-Saddle Child.

Louis, Bojan (November 2, 2018)

r, essayist and author of the 2018 American Book Award-winning poetry collection Currents, published

Livesey, Margot (November 23, 2018)

y: Essays on Writing. In this 2018 presentation at the Kansas City Public Library, Livesey talks abo

Saunders, George (December 25, 2018)

George Saunders - George Saunders, the renowned short story writer, talks about his debut novel,&nbs

Proctor, Alan (May 8, 2019)

Alan Proctor -

Kansas City Literary Events

Shayla Lawson & Jermaine Thompson

Thursday, January 17, 2019
Kansas City, Mo.


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.