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Books

11 Books Where Poetry and Politics Overlap

Here’s a look at 11 collections of poetry that make impressive use of the form and offer readers an increased perspective on the contemporary world.

News

Author Garrard Conley: ‘Literature Saved My Life’

Also in the news: A rekindled interest in poetry, and what writers today can learn from George Orwell. It's your Daily Blunt!

Books

From Lauren Groff to David Lynch: The Best Books of June 2018

Signature's staff picks for the best books hitting shelves in June 2018, including Florida by Lauren Groff, Room to Dream by David Lynch, and more.

Illustrations

Read an Excerpt from Walt Whitman’s ‘The Sleepers,’ Illustrated

Read an excerpt from Walt Whitman's poem "The Sleepers," in which Whitman treats sleep as the great equalizer, as illustrated by Nathan Gelgud.

Quotes

Langston Hughes & Nina Simone: A Friendship in Quotes

These two luminaries of the Civil Rights movement entertained and consoled each other during the darkest times.

News

Listen: Astrophysicist Reads Le Guin's Hymn To Time

Also in the news: A graphic novel about the life of David Bowie, and a compendium of readers' pettiest book behavior. It's your Daily Blunt!