New Letters
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Karen Swenson

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 19980316

Swenson reads from her collection of poetry THE LANDLADY IN BANGKOK, which reflects her experiences in Southeast Asia where she travels each year and writes freelance for various publications, including THE WALL STREET JOURNAL and THE NEW YORK TIMES.

| Interview Year: 1996 | Genre: Poetry |

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Kansas City Literary Events

Jamel Brinkley

Friday, March 22, 2019
Manhattan, Kansas

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.