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November 2017 Newsletter

Click here to view our complete November 2017 newsletter. If you haven’t received the newsletter but you’re sure you signed up already, you can try checking your spam or promotions folders. You’re also welcome to e-mail us, and we’ll see what we can do! Read More

Claudia Castro Luna, on Killing Marías & Día de los Muertos

If you haven't been in the store for a while, now's a wonderful time to visit. Claudia Castro Luna has built this beautiful in-store altar for Día de los Muertos. The altar will remain through Sunday, Nov. 5. On Saturday, Nov. 4, Claudia will be in the store to celebrate the launch of her newest… Read More

New Releases: November 2017

Here are some exciting new titles being published this month! Feel free to reach out if you’d like to reserve copies or to let us know about any November books to add to our list. We’re a small shop committed to housing a wide range of… Read More

From the Desk of Our Poet-in-Residence, Lena Khalaf Tuffaha

At a writing residency this summer, during a discussion about what is now known as “these difficult times,” one of my writing mentors, the poet and essayist Lia Purpura, reframed our discussion with a challenge that she has given herself. “I want to live more like… Read More

October 2017 Newsletter

Click here to view our complete October 2017 newsletter. If you haven't received the newsletter, but you're sure you signed up already, you can try checking your spam or promotions folder. You're also welcome to e-mail us and we'll see what we can do! Read More

From the Desk of Our Poet-in-Residence, Lena Khalaf Tuffaha

Dear Readers, At a writing residency this summer, during a discussion about what is now known as “these difficult times,” one of my writing mentors, the poet and essayist Lia Purpura, reframed our discussion with a challenge that she has given herself. “I want to live… Read More

New Releases: October 2017

Here are some exciting new titles being published this month! Feel free to reach out if you’d like to reserve copies or to let us know about any October books to add to our list. We’re a small shop committed to housing a wide range of… Read More

New Releases: September 2017

Here are some exciting new titles being published this month! Feel free to reach out if you'd like to reserve copies or to let us know about any September books to add to our list. We're a small shop committed to housing a wide range of… Read More

Bill Carty on W.S. Merwin’s The Lice

“Danger knows full well / That Caesar is more dangerous than he.” So says Caesar in the second act of Shakespeare’s play, knowing what’s true of himself is true for mankind more broadly. Substituting “humans” for “Caesar” in the above formulation, one approaches something of the prevailing… Read More

Introducing Lena Khalaf Tuffaha

It is our great pleasure to introduce our first ever Poet-in-Residence, Lena Khalaf Tuffaha. During her tenure, which will last through June of next year, Lena will write a monthly column in our newsletter (see below for her introductory letter), facilitate our "Sundays after SAL"… Read More