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Winter 2015

"Everyone who is alive has a ghost inside them, don't they?" –Kelly Link's ​N​ew Boyfriend; ​Jamel Brinkley's Lucky Man; ​​fiction from Kathmandu by Prawin Adhikari; John Haskell remembers George Trow; Julia Cooke ​participates in​ the Parable Conference; ​​new fiction by​ ​Garth Greenwell​ and Anna Noyes​; poems by Maria d'Arezzo, Caroline Knox, Kevin Prufer, and others; and introducing Andrea Maturana.

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PEN World Voices

New York, NY | May 4 - 11

The 11th annual PEN World Voices Festival will take place May 4 to 11, featuring panels with Teju Cole, Alain Mabanckou, Kelly Link, Roland Kelts, Miroslav Penkov, and Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts, and more.


Paris Red

Brooklyn, NY | April 24

Join us at Community Bookstore for a conversation between APS editor Brigid Hughes and Maureen Gibbon, author of the forthcoming novel Paris Red (W. W. Norton, 2015).

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Per Petterson

A Man Without Shoes | APS 20

"Dad had a face that Arvid loved to watch, and at the same time made him nervous as it wasn’t just a face but also a rock in the forest with its furrows and hollows, at least if he squinted when he looked."

Time Ages in a Hurry
Antonio Tabucchi Time Ages in a Hurry
I Refuse
Per Petterson I Refuse
Young Skins
Colin Barrett Young Skins

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