2014 in literature

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List of years in literature (table)

This article presents a list of the historical events and publications of literature during 2014.

Events[edit]

Anniversaries[edit]

Awards[edit]

Books[edit]

Fiction[edit]

dates after each title indicate U.S. publication, unless otherwise indicated:

Young adult fiction[edit]

Non-fiction[edit]

Poetry[edit]

See: 2014 in poetry

Deaths[edit]

Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in literature" article:

January – June[edit]

July – December[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 01.28.14. "Scholars Discover New Poems from Ancient Greek Poetess Sappho". The Daily Beast. Retrieved 2014-04-04. 
  2. ^ Quinn, Annalisa (2014-01-30). "Book News: Two Poems By Greek Poet Sappho Discovered : The Two-Way". NPR. Retrieved 2014-04-04. 
  3. ^ "New poems by Sappho". TLS. Retrieved 2014-04-04. 
  4. ^ "new sappho | A discussion on the new Sappho papyrus". Newsappho.wordpress.com. 2014-01-29. Retrieved 2014-04-04. 
  5. ^ "Joseph Boyden's novel The Orenda wins CBC's Canada Reads contest". Edmonton Journal. 2014-03-06. 
  6. ^ Williams, Aime (2014-04-24). "Authors campaign against ban on sending books to prisoners". The Daily Telegraph (London). Retrieved 2014-12-05. 
  7. ^ Garth, John (2014-03-22). "JRR Tolkien's translation of Beowulf: bring on the monsters". The Guardian (London). Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  8. ^ Mulholland, Rory (2014-11-25). "Shakespeare First Folio discovered in French library". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 2014-12-09. 
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l "2014 in books: turn over a new leaf". The Guardian. January 2014. Retrieved 2014-02-27. 
  10. ^ Link (2014-03-22). "Silliman's Blog". Ronsilliman.blogspot.com. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  11. ^ "Charles Bukowski Called it Splitsville 20 Years ago". Pierrejoris.com. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  12. ^ Begley, Adam (2014). Updike. HarperCollins (2014). p. 265. ISBN 0061896454. Updike and Cheever had met fleetingly at literary events, such as the National Book Award on March 10, 1964, at the Grand Ballroom of the New York Hilton, where Updike accepted the prize for The Centaur 
  13. ^ "Octavio Paz, b. 100 Years ago today…". Pierrejoris.com. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  14. ^ Joel Whitney. "Poetry and Action: Octavio Paz at 100". Dissent Magazine. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  15. ^ Kannermeyer, J. C. (2012). J. M. Coetzee: A Life in Writing. Michiel Heyns, translator. Scribe Publications. p. 247. ISBN 9781922070081. On 18 April 1974 the first printing of Dusklands appeared in hardback, with a press release by Randall praising the novel as ‘as one of the most important works of literature to have been written in South Africa’. The retail price was R4.80. 
  16. ^ "Bernard Malamud Centenary | Work in Progress". Fsgworkinprogress.com. 2013-01-24. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  17. ^ "Gertrude Stein. 1914. Tender Buttons: Bibliographic Record". bartleby.com. 
  18. ^ https://jacket2.org/reviews/twenty-two-tender-buttons
  19. ^ "Li: Herzog". libraryofinspiration.com. 
  20. ^ Tim Masters (4 June 2014). "Eimear McBride wins Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction". BBC. Retrieved 20 June 2014. 
  21. ^ "Helen Macdonald wins Costa Book of the Year 2014". BBC News. 27 January 2015. Retrieved 30 January 2015. 
  22. ^ "Paul Carlucci wins Danuta Gleed Award". Quill & Quire, June 2, 2014.
  23. ^ "Tamai Kobayashi wins 2014 Dayne Ogilvie Prize for LGBT Emerging Writers". Quill & Quire, June 24, 2014.
  24. ^ "The 2014 Prize | The Desmond Elliott Prize". The Desmond Elliott Prize. 3 July 2014. Retrieved 2 September 2014. 
  25. ^ Aditi Malhotra (18 January 2014). "Indian Wins South Asian Prize for Literature". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 9 September 2014. 
  26. ^ Wroe, Nicholas (7 November 2014). "Joshua Ferris wins Dylan Thomas prize". The Guardian. Guardian News and Media. Retrieved 13 November 2014. 
  27. ^ "Tenth of December by George Saunders wins inaugural Folio Prize 2014" (PDF). Folio Prize. 10 March 2014. Retrieved 21 June 2014. 
  28. ^ "Ali Smith wins Goldsmiths Prize for How to be Both". BBC News. 13 November 2014. Retrieved 13 November 2014. 
  29. ^ "Mark Rylance-backed novel wins £5,000 literary prize". BBC News. 10 October 2014. Retrieved 11 October 2014. 
  30. ^ a b "Thomas King wins Governor General’s award for fiction". The Globe and Mail, November 18, 2014.
  31. ^ "‘Baghdad Writes!". Pierrejoris.com. Retrieved 2014-06-17. 
  32. ^ Doyle, Martin (28 May 2014). "Eimear McBride wins €15,000 Kerry Group Irish novel of the year award". Irish Times. Retrieved 3 September 2014. 
  33. ^ Masters, Tim (14 October 2014). "Man Booker Prize: Richard Flanagan wins for wartime love story". BBC News. Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  34. ^ Adrian Raschella (27 June 2014). "Miles Franklin Literary Award: Author Evie Wyld wins for her book All The Birds Singing". ABC News. Retrieved 2 January 2015. 
  35. ^ Begley, Patrick (4 August 2014). "Alison Alexander wins National Biography Award for The Ambitions of Jane Franklin". Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 27 June 2015. 
  36. ^ Kelly, Keith J. (November 20, 2014). "Phil Klay wins National Book Award for 'Redeployment'". New York Post. Retrieved November 20, 2014. 
  37. ^ Ron Charles (9 October 2014). "Patrick Modiano wins Nobel Prize in literature". Washington Post. 
  38. ^ "The Pulitzer Prizes | Citation". Pulitzer.org. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  39. ^ Citation reads: "for a compelling collection of poems that examine human consciousness, from birth to dementia, in a voice that is by turns witty and grave, compassionate and remorseless."
  40. ^ "The Pulitzer Prizes | Jurors". Pulitzer.org. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  41. ^ Medley, Mark (4 November 2014). "Miriam Toews wins Writers’ Trust award for All My Puny Sorrows". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved 5 November 2014. 
  42. ^ Clark, Nick (4 November 2014). "Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction: Helen Macdonald wins with 'H is for Hawk'". The Independent. Independent Print Limited. Retrieved 11 November 2014. 
  43. ^ "Sean Michaels awarded Giller Prize for his book ‘Us Conductors’". The Globe and Mail, November 10, 2014.
  44. ^ "Ko Un is the winner of the "Golden Wreath" 2014". Struga Poetry Evenings. 21 February 2014. Retrieved 21 February 2014. 
  45. ^ "Robert Harris wins Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction". BBC News (BBC). 13 June 2014. Retrieved 10 September 2014. 
  46. ^ Christopher Hawtree. "Mavis Gallant obituary". the Guardian. 
  47. ^ "Justin Kaplan, Biographer of Whitman and Twain, Dies at 88 : Harriet Staff : Harriet the Blog". The Poetry Foundation. Retrieved 2014-06-17. 
  48. ^ "National Book Awards – 2008". National Book Foundation. Retrieved 2012-03-09. (With interview, acceptance speech by Matthiessen, and essay by Harold Augenbraum from the Awards 60-year anniversary blog.)
  49. ^ "2008 National Book Award Winner, Fiction". National Book Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-16. 
  50. ^ Lehmann-Haupt, Christopher, ""Peter Matthiessen, Lyrical Writer and Naturalist, Is Dead at 86"", "The New York Times", April 5, 2014.
  51. ^ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/21/arts/doris-pilkington-garimara-novelist-is-dead-at-76.html?_r=1
  52. ^ "Gabriel García Márquez, Nobel laureate writer, dies aged 87". 
  53. ^ "Author Alistair MacLeod dies at 77, remembered as 'great writer and a great man'". 
  54. ^ "Alistair MacLeod, acclaimed Canadian writer, dead at 77 - Nova Scotia - CBC News". Cbc.ca. 2014-04-20. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 
  55. ^ Parini, Jay (8 May 2014). "Farley Mowat obituary". www.theguardian,com. Retrieved 9 May 2014. 
  56. ^ Link (2014-05-29). "Silliman's Blog". Ronsilliman.blogspot.com. Retrieved 2014-06-17. 
  57. ^ "Felix Dennis". The Independent (London). 2014-06-24. Retrieved 2014-06-24. 
  58. ^ Sergi Doria (June 25, 2014). "Muere la escritora Ana María Matute". ABC. 
  59. ^ "Death of writer Dermot Healy". RTÉ News. 2014-06-30. Retrieved 2014-06-30. 
  60. ^ "SA novelist Nadine Gordimer dies". Channel. 
  61. ^ "Linda Griffiths, actor and playwright, dead after battle with cancer". CBC News, 21 September 2014.
  62. ^ Retrieved 28 November 2014.
  63. ^ Pulitzer-winning poet laureate Mark Strand dies at 80 years old
  64. ^ "Egyptian writer Radwa Ashour dies at 68". ahram.org.eg. 
  65. ^ "Publisher says novelist Kent Haruf dies at age 71 - StarTribune.com". Star Tribune. 
  66. ^ "El Universal - In English - Mexican writer Vicente Leñero dies at 81". El Universal. 3 December 2014. 

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