Literary events in and around New York City this week!
Tags: Adam Tedesco, Alex Gilvarry, Alexander Chee, Alexandra Kleeman, Alibi Jones, Alissa Quart, amber tamblyn, Ariel Francisco, Bassey Ikpi, Brian Alan Ellis, Bud Smith, Caryl Phillips, Chad Frisbie, Cheryl Pearl Sucher, Chia-Lun Chang, clay risen, Cynthia Oka, E.C. Myers, Eliza Griswold, Ellen Oh, Emma Brockes, erica jong, Gabriel Tallent, george packer, Hannah Assabe, Hannah Orenstein, Hilton Als, Ife Olujobi, Iris Cushing, J. Gordon Faylor, Jane-Rebecca Cannarella, Jen Levitt, Jennifer Belle, Jennifer Soong, Jerome Ellison Murphy, Jill Hoffman, Joey De Jesus, John J. Trause, Joshua Keating, Kailey Tedesco, Katherine Tom, Keri Smith, Kim Calder, Kristin Prevallet, Kyra Simone, Lana C Marilyn, leland cheuk, Lucy Bellwood, Lynn Melnick, Lynne DeSilva-Johnson, Madeline Kearin, Maria Lioutaia, Marisa Siegel, Meg Onli, Meg Wolitzer, Meghan MacLean Weir, Melissa de la Cruz, Melissa Febos, Micah Zevin, Mila Myles, Monica McClure, Monique Muse Dodd, Morgan Jerkins, Muna Mohamad, Nana Chinara, Nathaniel Popkin, Nell Painter, New York City, notable new york, Notable NYC, Olivia Mardwig, Parissah Lin, Paul Legault, Peter Coviello, Philip Schultz, Preeti Chhibber, Rachel Lyon, Rafia Santana, Ramsi TH, Raven Cassell, Rob Lieber, Robert Fitterman, salman rushdie, Sarah Blackwood, Saretta Morgan, Shira Dentz, Shveta Thakrar, Sona Charaipotra, Stephanie Feldman, Thandiwe Zulu, Vanessa Newman, Vi Khi Nao, Ximena Alejandra Izquierdo Ugaz, Yeelen Cohen
Writer and former US Army infantryman Colin D. Halloran on his new collection,
Icarian Flux, how he used experimental narrative to explore his life with PTSD, and why he doesn’t want to be known only as a “war poet.” ...more
Tags: 2012 Main Street Rag Poetry Book Award, 9/11, A Fort of Nine Towers, Afghanistan, Anand Gopal, Andria Williams, ben fountain, Brian Turner, Chelsea Manning, Christian vs. Muslim, combat, Eliza Griswold, Gerardo Mena, good vs. evil, I Am the Beggar of the World, Icarian Flux, Icarus, Iraq, Jehanne Dubrow, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya, katey schultz, leaks, Maurice Decaul, memoir, memoir-in-verse, military life, No Good Men Left Among the Living, Olivia Kate Cerrone, Phil Klay, poems, poetry, President Obama, PTSD, Qais Akbar Omar, Ron Padgett, Seamus Murphy, security, Shortly Thereafter, Sigfried Sassoon, Siobhan Fallon, Taliban, US Army infantryman, US vs. terrorists, us vs. them, v/a, veterans, violence against women, war, war writing, Wilfred Owen, Yusef Komunyakaa, Zbigniev Herbert