Best of the Web 04/10/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

 

Bradley Babendir reviews Grub instructor Annie Hartnett's debut novel, Rabbit Cake.  

"On Grieving and What Comes Next"

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"Storytelling is Powerful for its Ability to Show Multiple Perspectives": A Conversation with Jennifer De Leon

After the success of our first free multi-week creative writing classes earlier this year, we’re thrilled to announce that we've added more FREE multi week classes! Our Write Down the Street/Autores de la Vuelta program brings free creative writing sessions to branches of the Boston Public Library in Dorchester and Roxbury. The Stories of Your Life with Grub Instructor and Neighborhood Program Fellow Jennifer de Leon starts next Wednesday April 5th at the Grove Hall BPL branch, so make sure you sign up soon! With the beginning of the class approaching, we sat down with ...

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Best of the Web 03/20/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

 

In an interview with Lit Hub, author Mohsin Hamid shares his thoughts on progressive politics and transcendent love. 

"Mohsin Hamid: "Migration is the Starting Point for Everybody""

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Best of the Web 03/13/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

 

Combine your love for books and travelling with this bucket list of the most beautiful libraries in the world. From Ireland to India, these breathtaking bookshelves will blow any bibliophile's mind.

"15 Of The Most Beautiful Libraries In The World"

 

No life is unplundered by loss, so when grief comes, find consolation from some of humanity's greatest minds and largest spirits. Collected here are words of comfort and compassion from Albert ...

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Best of the Web 02/20/17

Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

Rachel Sanders from Buzzfeed put together a collection of essays that talk about the immigrant experience and share what it takes, and means, to uproot your life and begin again in a different country. 

"Essays About the Immigrant Experience

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