Alice Munro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature - NYTimes.com
Emma Martin just won the Commonwealth Short Story Prize. Here's a stunning response from another writer, which links to the story as well. What's your response to other people's successes?
Madeline Miller has won the Orange Prize for women writers with The Song of Achilles. Very cool. Great book!
Interview with Emma Martin, winner of the Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2012. She's a New Zealander!
How do you make a film about a writer and activist which integrates the writing? Director Pratibha Parmar talks about her process in this podcast. Esseential listening for everyone who loves Alice Walker's work & can't wait to see this film.
Nobel prize for literature: Alice Munro belatedly emerges as second favourite
Grace Paley, what a writer! Someone I always associate with Tillie Olsen, Muriel Rukeyser. But she was also friends with Cyril and here's Cyril's story about Grace, via her grand-daughter.
I'm interested in book trailers and think they can be a whole lot better than this one. Does it do Margaret Atwood a disservice? I think it may.