Posts Tagged: Des Moines

The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with Nikki Wallschlaeger


Nikki Wallschlaeger discusses her new collection Crawlspace, why she chose to work with the sonnet form, and how segregation in American never ended. ...more

This Week in Indie Bookstores


Texas book publisher Deep Vellum Books has found a partner to keep the publisher’s bookstore operational and now plans a grand opening for the store, a year after soft opening.

The Lit Bar will become Bronx, New York’s first independent bookstore and offer wine and cocktails too.


The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with Tess Taylor


The Rumpus Poetry Book Club chats with Tess Taylor about her new collection Work & Days, manual labor, and the lyric possibilities in small fields. ...more

The Rumpus Book Club Interviews Hilton Als


The Rumpus Book Club chats with Hilton Als about his new collection White Girls, an intriguing amalgam of fiction, essay, and memoir. ...more