Thursday, March 05, 2009

Short Takes

Poetry Daily will feature John Casteen’s poem “Chain Song” from FREE UNION on Wednesday, March 11.

Tamala Edwards of 6abc Action News in Philadelphia posted an interview with Sharon White about VANISHED GARDENS in advance of her appearance at the Philadelphia Flower Show this weekend.

Our YouTube channel now features video of Dave Kaufman speaking about PEACHTREE CREEK:

Andrew Porter’s THE THEORY OF LIGHT AND MATTER is a finalist for the Texas Institute of Letters' Award for Best Work of First Fiction. Winners will be announced at a ceremony in April.

From the Harvard Business School’s Business History Review: “MOTORING is a lively and entertaining account of driving in America. Jakle and Sculle should be commended for employing a wide range of academic and nonacademic sources.”

From the North Carolina Historical Review:“The combination of Phillips’s engaging writing style and viable primary accounts makes DIEHARD REBELS a quick and delightful read for anyone interested in Southern culture, the Civil War, and the ways in which the two intersect.”