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Sarah M. Broom
The Yellow House (Grove Press, August), a debut memoir about the inexorable pull of home and family, set in a neglected New Orleans neighborhood where the author grew up with eleven siblings; a multigenerational examination of place, class, race, ine
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Historical Fiction
EARLIER this year novelists Christina Baker Kline and Lisa Gornick had a conversation at the Mid-Manhattan branch of the New York Public Library about the challenges of writing fiction set in earlier times. Gornick had just published her fourth work
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Conferences & Residencies
A.I.R. Studio Paducah offers residencies of two weeks to three months to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers in the Lower Town Arts District of Paducah, Kentucky. Residents are provided with a private apartment and studio space. T