• How to Beat the Slush Pile We’ve all been there: the Slush Pile. That netherworldly waste land of hopes, fears, and dreams. We write our stories, pen our poems, and send our art out into the art-hating world of television-loving football fans. And yet. And yet, somehow, authors are discovered through the slush pile every single day. At the New Yorker, […] Literary Man 0 Comments May 9, 2012
  • Jeanne Leiby Dead in Car Crash Jeanne Leiby, Editor-in-Chief, of the Southern Review died in a car crash in Baton Louge, Louisiana Tuesday April 19th. She was forty-six years old. It was first reported by a local ABC affiliate, who reported that “Leiby. . .was not restrained at the time of the crash, was ejected from her vehicle.” Leiby had edited […] Literary Man 0 Comments April 21, 2011