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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Vietnamese refugee Ocean Vuong wins 2017 Forward Prize for Poetry

Andrew Marr, head of the judging panel, praised the Vietnamese-American as "a truly remarkable new voice". He said: "This exciting poet navigates different terrains, from personal traumas to history...

John Ashbery (1927–2017)

Jill KrementzJohn Ashbery, New York City, March 1995John Ashbery, a long-standing contributor to and friend of The New York Review, died on September 3, aged ninety, at his house...

Curt Stewart, Macmillan Account Executive, Dies at 63

Curt Stewart, a key account executive at Macmillan, died suddenly on September 11 after a short illness. He was 63.Stewart joined Macmillan in 2000 and represented its mass market...

John Berryman’s Letters

To the Editors: We are currently coediting a volume of John Berryman’s literary correspondence. The book is under contract to Harvard University Press, for publication in 2020–2021. We believe some...

Dealing with the Enemy

In response to: Nuclear Diplomacy: From Iran to North Korea? from the August 17, 2017 issue To the Editors: Jessica T. Mathews’s fine essay on North Korea and Iran, “Nuclear Diplomacy: From...

Impeachment?

In response to: What Are Impeachable Offenses? from the September 28, 2017 issue To the Editors: “What Are Impeachable Offenses?” by Noah Feldman and Jacob Weisberg presents a scholarly review of...

Ruth Asawa: Tending the Metal Garden

EPW Studio/Maris Hutchinson/Estate of Ruth Asawa/David Zwirner, New York/LondonAn installation view of sculptures by Ruth Asawa at David Zwirner, New York, 2017Although Black Mountain College, the legendary postwar incubator...

Annie Proulx to receive honorary National Book Award

Keep up with what's happening in the world of books:Reviews, previews, interviews and more! ...

Margaret Atwood to receive PEN Lifetime Achievement Award

Keep up with what's happening in the world of books:Reviews, previews, interviews and more! ...

An Out-of-Print Novel About Gay Activism, with a Trump Stand-In as Its Villain

“People in Trouble” was not the first novel of AIDS, but it may be the first social-realist...

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