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An Update On Contests

Today (December 9th), we mailed notices of selection to the finalists of the 2011 Graybeal-Gowen Prize! We’ll be posting more specifics on the finalists later; while the USPS delivers whether snow or rain or gloom of night, they are not … Continue reading

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Is It Literature?

While wandering around the Shenandoah offices today in search of inspiration, I stumbled across the Spring 2008 issue of the Virginia Quarterly Review. The issue is superhero themed, complete with a cover art styled like a classic comic book panel. … Continue reading

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Rebecca Makkai at W&L

This past Wednesday (October 26th), Shenandoah played host to Rebecca Makkai, W&L Class of 1999, as she read selections from her new novel, The Borrower. Video of her reading is available here and also here During the Q&A immediately after … Continue reading

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Faulkner and the Necessity of Change

What would? It’s one of our favorite questions as a society. What would some dead celebrity, great thinker, or important figure think or do in a contemporary situation? What would George Washington do about moon walks? What would my grandmother … Continue reading

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