The Buffalo News - Books and Poetry http://www.buffalonews.com Latest stories from The Buffalo News en-us Sat, 30 May 2015 16:00:37 -0400 Sat, 30 May 2015 16:00:37 -0400 <![CDATA[ Poet Laureate Charles Wright to receive Burchfield Award Wednesday ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/gusto/literary-events/poet-laureate-charles-wright-to-receive-burchfield-award-wednesday-20150526 Read More ]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 12:33:25 -0400 By R.D. Pohl

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<![CDATA[ Great summer reads for middle-grade and teen readers ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/book-reviews/great-summer-reads-for-middle-grade-and-teen-readers-20150525 Read More ]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 14:31:47 -0400 By Jean Westmoore

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<![CDATA[ Books in Brief: Magonia by Maria Dahvana Headley ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/book-reviews/books-in-brief-magonia-by-maria-dahvana-headley-20150524 Read More ]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 16:20:26 -0400 <![CDATA[ ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/article/20150524/LIFE/150529693/1058 Read More ]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:28:39 -0400 <![CDATA[ Reconstructing two poets who suffered taking the middle path ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/reconstructing-two-poets-who-suffered-taking-the-middle-path-20150524 Read More ]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 11:58:17 -0400 <![CDATA[ Editor’s Choice: Renata Adler’s ‘After the Tall Timber: Collected Nonfiction’ ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/editors-choice-renata-adlers-after-the-tall-timber-collected-nonfiction-20150524 Read More ]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 11:50:13 -0400 <![CDATA[ A harrowing and incendiary novel for the 99 percent who know its contents all too well ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/a-harrowing-and-incendiary-novel-for-the-99-percent-who-know-its-contents-all-too-well-20150524 Read More ]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 11:47:00 -0400 <![CDATA[ Poem of the Week by Charles Wright ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/poem-of-the-week-by-charles-wright-20150524 Read More ]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 09:46:18 -0400 <![CDATA[ Poetry and Literature Calendar (May 24-May 30) ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/literary-calendar/poetry-and-literature-calendar-may-24-may-30-20150524 Read More ]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 09:46:09 -0400 <![CDATA[ WEB EXTRA Review: “Man in Profile’ by Thomas Kunkel ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/book-reviews/web-extra-review-man-in-profile-by-thomas-kunkel-20150517 Read More ]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 12:07:35 -0400 <![CDATA[ Poetry and Literature Calendar (May 17-May 23) ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/poetry-and-literature-calendar-may-17-may-23-20150517 Read More ]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 12:47:21 -0400 <![CDATA[ Editor’s Choice: ‘On the Move: A Life’ by Oliver Sacks ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/editors-choice-on-the-move-a-life-by-oliver-sacks-20150517 Read More ]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 12:43:52 -0400 <![CDATA[ Review: ‘Welcome to Braggsville’ by T. Geronimo Johnson ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/review-welcome-to-braggsville-by-t-geronimo-johnson-20150517 Read More ]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 12:35:17 -0400 <![CDATA[ A self-confessed recovered ‘blowhard’ writes a No.1 best-eller ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/a-self-confessed-recovered-blowhard-writes-a-no1-best-eller-20150517 Read More ]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 12:09:58 -0400 <![CDATA[ Review: ‘He Wanted the Moon: The Madness and Medical Genius of Dr. Perry Baird’ by Mimi Baird ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/book-reviews/review-he-wanted-the-moon-the-madness-and-medical-genius-of-dr-perry-baird-by-mimi-baird-20150517 Read More ]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 11:54:21 -0400 <![CDATA[ Melissa Rivers’ book proves she’s very much her mother’s daughter ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/columns/jeff-simon/melissa-rivers-book-proves-shes-very-much-her-mothers-daughter-20150511 Read More ]]> Mon, 11 May 2015 13:53:35 -0400 Jeff Simon
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<![CDATA[ Poetry and Literature Calendar (May 10-May 16) ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/literary-calendar/poetry-and-literature-calendar-may-10-may-16-20150510 Read More ]]> Fri, 8 May 2015 15:59:10 -0400 <![CDATA[ Poem of the Week by Rachel Blau DuPlessis ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/poem-of-the-week/poem-of-the-week-by-rachel-blau-duplessis-20150510 Read More ]]> Fri, 8 May 2015 15:58:53 -0400 <![CDATA[ Book review: “Luckiest Girl Alive” by Jessica Knoll ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/book-reviews/book-review-luckiest-girl-alive-by-jessica-knoll-20150510 Read More ]]> Fri, 8 May 2015 15:58:14 -0400 <![CDATA[ Review: ‘The Negotiator,’ George Mitchell’s lifetime exploring The Art of the Possible ]]> http://www.buffalonews.com/life-arts/book-reviews/review-the-negotiator-george-mitchells-lifetime-exploring-the-art-of-the-possible-20150510 Read More ]]> Fri, 8 May 2015 15:30:14 -0400