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New Letters at 80

September 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

[The following was provided by UMKC New Letters.] After 80 years of continuous quarterly publishing, New Letters once again presents a fresh collection of essays, memoirs, poems, fiction, reviews and artwork in Volume 80, Issue numbers 3 & 4 (a double issue). 

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New Letters Wins Two Pushcart Prizes, Announces New Issue

June 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by UMKC New Letters.] New Letters, the international magazine of writing and art published by the University of Missouri-Kansas City, has won two Pushcart Prizes in nonfiction.

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Writing Contest Deadline Approaching for New Letters

April 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by New Letters.] Entries for the writing contest sponsored by New Letters magazine of writing and art, published at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, will be accepted through May 18.

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New Letters Invites Writers to Submit Work for Literary Awards

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by New Letters.] New Letters magazine of writing and art is now accepting new writing for the 29th Annual Literary Awards for Writers. The contest welcomes unpublished works of fiction, poetry, and essay. 

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New Letters Weekend Writers Conference Offers Professional Instruction

May 13th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was submitted by New Letters] The New Letters annual Weekend Writing Conference, “Writing for Love, Money, & Immortality,” will feature keynote speaker Kelly Barth: an award winning writer and author of numerous works including the 2012 memoir, “My Almost Certainly Real Imaginary Jesus.”

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Spring Edition of New Letters Is Now Available

April 29th, 2013 · Comments Off · News

[The following was submitted by New Letters] The spring edition of New Letters quarterly, a magazine of writing and art, features an essay by Willis Barnstone that offers readers scenes from a close friendship with prolific writer Jorge Luis Borges.

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Out in Cyberspace: UMKC’s New Letters and New Letters on the Air communicate on the web

July 12th, 2011 · Comments Off · Perks

[Information in the following posting was provided by staff at New Letters on the Air.] An increasing number of UMKC’s academic units, divisions, departments and affiliated groups are establishing their individual presence on the internet through e-newsletters, Facebook and Twitter pages, YouTube videos and blogs. UMatters has dedicated a special page – Newsletters/Social Media – […]

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UMKC’s New Letters wins two Pushcart Prizes

May 10th, 2011 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, News

[The following was provided by UMKC’s New Letters Magazine.] The editorial board of the Pushcart Prizes: Best of the Small Presses has announced that the international literary magazine New Letters has won a rare two awards for work published in 2010. An essay by poet and essayist B. H. Fairchild, called “Logophilia,” will join a […]

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Tokyo writer and UMKC’s BkMk Press author to speak at KC Public Library, Plaza Branch

May 10th, 2011 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by UMKC’s Office of Public Relations.] Mariko Nagai, author of the new story collection, Georgic, published by UMKC’s BkMk Press, will speak at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 16 at the Kansas City Public Library’s Plaza Branch. A reception will take place at 6 p.m. and admission is free.

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New Letters latest issue celebrates literary durability

December 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · News

The latest issue of New Letters, a magazine of writing and art, asks readers to consider the permanence of literature.Authors and readers may be as ephemeral as the red-winged blackbirds that soar across the issue’s cover, but their words will last as long as humans have access to them.  “Birds might be fleeting; life might […]

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