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PEN America has announced their 2022 Literary Award longlists, with awards in 11 different categories. Here they are.
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An introduction to the lyric essay, how it differs from other nonfiction, and some excellent examples to get you started, including Bluets.
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An introduction to the book-length essay, how it differs from other nonfiction, and some excellent examples to get you started, like In Other Words by Jhumpa Lahiri, translated by Ann Goldstein.
Read your way into the lives of Indigenous writers with these excellent memoirs, including White Magic.
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If it's crossed your mind that you might like reading poetry, but you need a little encouragement to begin, this post is for you.