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‘The sentence is for me the foundational unit, nothing can progress until it is tuned properly.’ –Colin Barrett in conversation with Julianne Pachico:
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Granta Oct 20
‘If any of his mistresses report him to the authorities, he will lose his job and privileges, and return to square one.’ An excerpt from Ma Jian’s new novel, China Dream, translated from the Chinese by Flora Drew:
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Triple Canopy Oct 16
Pls share our annual call 4 proposals. We're after fiction & poetry for issue devoted 2 destruction/salvation of humanity by bleeding-edge technologies. Apply by Oct. 26, get $2K.
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Granta Oct 19
‘It’s the number of strokes she has to hold on without breathing in. It’s all about holding on.’ – Amy Arnold’s debut novel Slip of a Fish, winner of the 2018 Northern Book Prize, forthcoming by
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Granta Oct 19
‘During my second pregnancy, my hip deteriorated irreparably and another surgeon explained the pain as ‘just baby blues’ . . . The familiar need to plead and convince, to prove myself worthy of medical intervention.’ – Sinéad Gleeson:
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Granta Oct 18
‘So drops the flowers of acacia acuminata, pollen bundles collated by green ants in the sunshower of letting go’ A new poem by John Kinsella.
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Paukwa 🇰🇪 Oct 18
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Granta Oct 18
To celebrate the publication of Granta 144: genericlovestory, please join us on Tuesday 23 October at to see in conversation with Jane Czyzselska, former editor of DIVA magazine. RSVP here:
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Asymptote Journal Oct 18
Hooray, ’s Fall 2018 issue is here! Featuring new work from 31 countries (including Togo, a first) and a Special Feature (thanks to !) uncovering the best Catalan fiction beyond Mercè Rodoreda. Share the new issue far and wide:
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National Centre for Writing Oct 17
We're looking for a Programme Assistant to join the team! If you're interested in literature, have excellent communication and IT skills and admin experience, then we want to hear from you. Application deadline: 9am Mon 22 Oct
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Granta Oct 17
We are giving away copies of We Were Strangers, the anthology inspired in Joy Division’s album Unknown Pleasures to the first five people who reply to this tweet! Read Jessie Greengrass’s contribution here:
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Granta Oct 17
‘Seasons here are nothing more than weather. So little grows. Autumn brings fog which leaves a black film on the windowpanes.’ – Jessie Greengrass/Unknown Pleasures
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Boiler House Press Oct 4
Excited to announce our 2018 poetry list on National Poetry Day! Pre-order amazing new work from , who nabbed the PBS Wild Card Choice for Winter, 2018; Nat Raha, , and . Pub. date November 5th, 2018 💥🔥 🚀🚀
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Granta Oct 17
‘I am repeating on you this body is a factory, this room, a weaker shade of tea’ A new poem by from her debut collection Self Heal, published by next month.
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Vicki Ziegler Oct 14
"I don’t try to seem very intelligent anymore. I am beyond such effects. Like a false limb full of stolen pearls. Do you want me to write a poem? Then hold my flask." Greatness by (2018 )
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Man Booker Prize Oct 16
We are delighted to announce our winner is Milkman by Anna Burns
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Granta Oct 16
Excess and corruption at the top of the Chinese Communist party in this excerpt from Ma Jian’s new novel, China Dream, translated from the Chinese by Flora Drew 🇨🇳.
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Granta Oct 16
RT and follow for a chance to win 2 tickets to see Angela Carter’s adapted & directed by Emma Rice (Kneehigh/The Globe), this Thursday 18 Oct.
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Forward Prizes Oct 16
Missed the ceremony? Too far to travel? Watch the poets' readings on our website:
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Kaveh Akbar Oct 16
I know I'm late to the party, but this essay by Nuar Alsadir about her experience going to clown school is a world:
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