By Subscription: Writing by the 2017 New Letters Literary Award winners, plus interviews with Michelle Boisseau and H.C. Palmer. 


Guggenheim fellow Jericho Brown reads from his second poetry collection, The New Testament, as well as his earlier American Book Award winner, Please.


Excellent reading for those who value meditative, beautiful storytelling—Barbara Hoffert, Library Journal (starred review).


Join us for the New Letters Writing Conference (Friday, June 22nd to Sunday, June 24th) with keynote speaker and prose writer Diane Glancy. Click the arrow below to register and for more details.

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Kansas City Literary Events

Patricia Lawson & Joan Yeagley

Overland Park, Kan.
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

David Sedaris

Wichita, Kan.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

New Letters Writing Conference

Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, June 22, 2018


New Letters Weekend Writing Conference 2018 (June 22nd through June 24th)

Join us for a weekend of writing seminars, workshops, private consultations, craft lectures and socializing. Click below for details. 

New Letters & BkMk Press Events at 2018 AWP Conference / Tampa Bookfair Booth 1048

Join us at AWP 2018 in Tampa, Florida, for three events: A tribute to Michelle Boisseau + book signings by Robert Stewart and Mia Leonin.


Dave Smith Collection

Special Pricing: This collection includes New Letters (Vol. 80, No. 1), two CDs with New Letters on the Air programs from 19811988, and part one and two of a 2014 interview, all featuring the work of Dave Smith. Downloads of these programs have also been reduced in our audio archives.