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Jerome Charyn – A Loaded Gun

In his latest book, A Loaded Gun: Emily Dickinson for the 21st Century (Bellevue Literary Press), Jerome Charyn dispenses quickly with the image of a virginal, reclusive “Belle of Amherst” in favor of a more seductive and subversive Emily Dickinson, “fierce–and cruel,” who wielded language as a tool, plaything, and weapon. In the pursuit of

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March 28, 2016

Robert Lopez – Good People

Good People (Bellevue Literary Press, 2016) is a collection of short stories about…well, not exactly about good people. But not bad people, either. This darkly humorous collection explores the spectrum of unsavory actions that everyday—even decent—people fall into. Robert Lopez’s style skims along the edge of what literary readers may associate with short fiction, but

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January 11, 2016

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: June 29, 2014

Dog-eared and dispatched: June 29

Welcome to this week’s retrospective of the book world’s shenanigans. The big news this week was the purchase of Perseus books by Hachette and Ingram; we’ve also got the results of 2013 book sales, and of course a bit of an update on Amazon. Someday soon we hope to cover the week in book news

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June 29, 2014

Erika Goldman, Bellevue Literary Press

Erika Goldman (of Bellevue Literary Press) on LNC

Welcome to Late Night Conversation. This week Doug talks to Erika Goldman, publisher and editorial director of Bellevue Literary Press, a non-profit mission-driven publisher putting out literary fiction and non-fiction at the intersection of the arts and sciences since 2007. BLP’s books have received major literary prizes including the 2010 Pulitzer Prize, awarded to Tinkers

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February 11, 2014

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