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The Daily Routines of Famous Writers

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"A writer who waits for ideal conditions under which to work will die without putting a word on paper."

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James A. Emanuel, Poet Who Wrote of Racism, Dies at 92 - New York Times

James A. Emanuel, Poet Who Wrote of Racism, Dies at 92 - New York Times | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
James A. Emanuel, Poet Who Wrote of Racism, Dies at 92 New York Times In the 1960s he taught at City College in New York, where he started the first class on black poetry, wrote academic studies of Langston Hughes and other black writers, and...
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A Biography From David Shields and Shane Salerno

A Biography From David Shields and Shane Salerno | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
A new biography of J. D. Salinger explores his private obsessions, relationships with young women, wartime experiences and the possibility of posthumous publications.
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Best bookstores in New York City

Best bookstores in New York City | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
Check out TONY's picks for the best independent bookstores in the city. (The best #bookstores in# NYC! Pick your #book.
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Spare Times for April 26-May 2 - New York Times

Spare Times for April 26-May 2 - New York Times | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
Spare Times for April 26-May 2
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Readings and literary conversations abound this weekend and next week and include the venerable PEN World Voices Festival, which opens on Monday and runs through May 5.
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Virtual Library Brings Books to NYC Subway

Virtual Library Brings Books to NYC Subway | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
The New York City subway might be the last place you’d expect to check out a library book, but that could soon change if some students from Miami Ad School have their way.

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NYC Weekend: 'Modern' Vampire, Renee Fleming, Brit 'Bull' - Businessweek

NYC Weekend: 'Modern' Vampire, Renee Fleming, Brit 'Bull' - Businessweek | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
NYC Weekend: 'Modern' Vampire, Renee Fleming, Brit 'Bull' Businessweek The 9th Annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature kicks off on April 29 and runs through May 5, bringing more than 100 writers, philosophers and intellectuals...
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Underground New York Public Library

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The Underground New York Public Library is a visual library featuring the Reading-Riders of the NYC subways. This project is not affiliated with The New York Public Library.


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The ABC of It: Why Children's Books Matter | The New York Public Library

The ABC of It: Why Children's Books Matter | The New York Public Library | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
The ABC of It is an examination of why children’s books are important: what and how they teach children, and what they reveal about the societies that produced them.
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The New York Review of Books Publishes Mostly Men, Responds to ...

The New York Review of Books Publishes Mostly Men, Responds to ... | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
The New York Review of Books publishes mostly men, and in that, they're not alone, joined by pretty much every...
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Literary suite opens at NYC's Algonquin hotel, how reading ...

Literary suite opens at NYC's Algonquin hotel, how reading ... | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
Literary suite opens at NYC's Algonquin hotel, how reading encourages empathy, and more · Simon & Schuster ... Do you have great photos from a recent book event in Canada that you'd like to share with us?
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From Whitman to Lethem: A journey through Brooklyn's literary past

From Whitman to Lethem: A journey through Brooklyn's literary past | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
While Brooklyn has long been home to writers, playwrights and poets, in recent years the borough has actually eclipsed Manhattan’s literary output. With everyone from Martin Amis to (From Whitman to Lethem: A journey through Brooklyn's literary past.
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Simon & Schuster Brings E-Books to NYC Libraries

Simon & Schuster Brings E-Books to NYC Libraries | Book Events NYC | Scoop.it
Simon & Schuster is the last major publisher to offer its e-books to libraries.

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