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“To listen to the words, to hear their musicality.” A conversation with Julie Iromuanya

Annually, when his father sent him tuition money, Job stored it in a savings bond. Even as his father’s business in Nigeria began their decline, somehow, faithfully, he managed to send Job the money to educate him abroad. His father even bragged to his friends that is was the duty of the old to care

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June 29, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: June 21, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: June 20, 2015

Amid a somber week honoring the memories of the Mother Emanuel AME Church victims, there is levity and hope in the book world. The media is playfully pitting Harper Lee against E.L. James, Mo Willems brings whimsy to the museum, “All About Them Books” becomes the song of the summer, and we see activism from

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June 21, 2015

“There are stories inside the stories, and I want to know them all.” In conversation with Laura Moulton

Laura Moulton is the founder of Street Books, a nonprofit mobile library that serves people who live outside in Portland, Oregon. Active since June of 2011, Street Books is “committed to providing good literature, and conversations about literature, for those who are often pushed to the margins.” This week, LNL contributor Corinne Gould talks with

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May 25, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: May 24, 2015

Dog-eared & Dispatched: May 24, 2015

This week it has become inescapably obvious how a little bit of fame can go a long way in getting published. Major publishers know that titles written by the likes Chelsea Clinton or Barbra Streisand will practically sell themselves. Also on trend for 2015, this week’s installments of “rare book uncovered” included a portrait of

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May 24, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: May 10, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: May 10, 2015

As spring fades to summer and the country responds to political campaigns, race relations, and international affairs, the book industry is following suit with a week’s worth of social justice updates from a theft in Colombia to publicity for feminist and diversity campaigns. Our footnotes similarly reflect an activist interest with McSweeney’s Kickstarter launches and

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May 10, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: April 26, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: April 26, 2015

If you are a resident of the United States, you probably missed World Book Day, the holiday that seems to have escaped domestic notice. Luckily, you can still fill up on bookishness because this week is packed on the literary front with 2015 Pulitzer Prize Winners and lots of news from Penguin Random House. If

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April 26, 2015

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