Archive for August, 2010

August 9, 2010

More from the World of Friends of SLS

Kevin Canty’s Everything in the New Yorker

SLS Montreal reader/moderator/community liaison Ian Orti reviewed in The Globe and Mail

Chuck Klosterman catches up with Bill Simmons on the BS Report

August 4, 2010

We’re back!

We’ve been quiet for a while here on the SLS blog, after the successful and exciting SLS Montreal 2010 programs.  Here’s a bunch of SLS-related links to catch you up on the summer of SLS, and don’t forget to apply to join SLS Kenya 2010 this December:

Gary Shteyngart talks to the CBC

Shteyngart guest-blogging over at Powell’s Books

A review of Kevin Canty’s new novel, Everything (which made its international live reading debut at SLS Montreal).

SLS 2010 Unified Literary Contest winner Gina Frangello on Large Hearted Boy

2006 contest judge Margaret Atwood sings with The Sadies on CBC’s Q

The Rumpus interviews former SLS co-director Jeff Parker

Multiple SLS guest Jon Paul Fiorentino prepares to bring his unique brand of writing down under

The Believer has a new poem from former SLS faculty member Matthew Zapruder

Upstart online magazine Branch features work from SLS guests, faculty, and staff, such as Celyn Harding-Jones, Nick McArthur, and Ann Ward, among others