Tag Archives: Dalkey Archive Press

An Evening with William Gaddis

Readers and fans of William Gaddis, a writer notoriously protective of his privacy during his lifetime, have been waiting years to read his correspondence. A number of pieces were collected in Conjunctions this past fall, and finally next month Dalkey Archive Press will publish The Letters of William Gaddis, edited by Steven Moore with an […]


Sometimes Good Guys Don’t Wear White: Dalkey Archive Press and That Job Ad

If you work in publishing, or are looking for a job in publishing, you may have seen the help wanted ad posted by Dalkey Archive Press last week. The University of Illinois-based press is looking to expand its London office and move on from founder John O’Brien’s stewardship, with two or three people at the […]


So Many Books: The HTMLGIANT Writing Contest

Now that everyone has well and completely absorbed the Guardian‘s guest writers’ fiction writing tips, as well as the other helpful voices chiming in around the internet (notably the Afterword‘s 49th parallel version, which will be an ongoing series, and Laura Ellen Scott, because this is threatening to become a Serious Business already), it’s time […]


Dalkey Archive Press Sale

Here at Like Fire we’re not big fans of using the words “holiday shopping” before Thanksgiving. Or after it, to tell the truth. But the Dalkey Archive Press is having a sale—10 books for $65.00 or 20 for $120.00, shipping included—that ends November 22. They have an excellent eclectic catalog that should appeal to our […]