Brittle Paper: British-Nigerian Author Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé on Jimmy Fallon Book Club’s Elite 8 | Vote Now

British-Nigerian author Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé has made it into Jimmy Fallon Book Club’s list of Elite 8 books. Vote now to ensure that Where Sleeping Girls Lie becomes the Fallon Book Club Spring Read for this year! Originally launched in 2018, the Fallon Book club was on pause until recently when Fallon announced its return. In celebration of […]

Electric Literature: How to Submit to Electric Lit

Electric Literature: How to Submit to Electric Lit

We’re thrilled to announce that Electric Literature is opening for submissions across all categories on Monday, April 1st. This includes our acclaimed literary magazines, Recommended Reading, and The Commuter, as well as the daily site. Below we’ve posted our handy flow chart to help you find the best fit for your writing. Get your submissions […]

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Electric Literature: Help Us Choose the Saddest Book of All Time

Electric Literature: Help Us Choose the Saddest Book of All Time

Forget March Madness—this year, we’ve decided to try something new: March Sadness. That’s right, folks: this literary bracket is full of the most devastating novels we could think of, all with the goal of choosing the saddest of the sad. These are the books that have broken our hearts in the best and worst ways, […]

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Electric Literature: Exclusive Cover Reveal of “Book of Kin” by Darius Atefat-Peckham

Electric Literature: Exclusive Cover Reveal of “Book of Kin” by Darius Atefat-Peckham

Electric Literature is pleased to reveal the cover for the poetry collection Book of Kin by Darius Atefat-Peckham, which will be published by Autumn House Press on Oct. 25, 2024. Preorder the book here. A debut collection that draws on the poet’s Iranian heritage to process life-altering loss and grief. Darius Atefat-Peckham’s debut poetry collection follows a boy’s coming of age […]

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