Commonplace, a podcast founded and hosted by poet Rachel Zucker, seeks part-time help to assist with social media and digital marketing strategy. Commonplace conversations explore the anecdotes, politics, phobias, spiritual practices, and other extra-literary forms of knowledge that are vital to an artist’s life and work. One feels, when listening
Alexandra Bracken a #1 New York Times bestselling and USA TODAY bestselling author. Her work is available across the world in over 15 languages. She was born in Phoenix, Arizona. She writes young adult fantasy and is best known for her ‘The Darkest Minds’ and ‘Passenger’ series. She sold her
Stephanie Danler is a novelist, memoirist, and screenwriter. Her debut novel, Sweetbitter (2016), was a New York Times bestseller and was adapted into a television show by the same name. Her work has appeared in the Sewanee Review, Vogue, The New York Times Book Review, and The Paris Review Daily.
Western MA has done a clean sweep of the Fiction category in the 20th Massachusetts Book Awards whose winners were announced this morning. Ocean Vuong (Northampton) won the award for his debut novel On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous while honors went to Christopher Boucher (Northampton) for Big Giant Floating Head and
In February 2020, Shane Robitaille released his third book and first novel, Rockit Crew: The Adventures of Teenage Hip-Hop Misfits. He was as excited as any author would be when this sort of thing happens and had a string of promotional events laid out for the following months. Then COVID-19