On the Shelf
WTF, and Other News
September 24, 2013 | by Sadie Stein
Poet Kofi Awoonor was among the victims of the Nairobi terrorist attacks. The African Poetry Book Fund will publish his final collection next year. Meanwhile, the Wall Street Journal runs one of his last poems.
Following charges of author-bullying, Goodreads has declared that, going forward, it will “delete content focused on author behavior.”
China is establishing a naming system for seabed areas based on the oldest known collection of Chinese poetry, Classic of Poetry, also known as the Book of Odes, which dates from the eleventh to seventh centuries B.C.
A concise history of WTF.