"When awards are doled out, should the criteria include the candidates' character?" So wonders Chris Tonelli on the Ploughshares blog, in the context of L'Affaire John Hollander. What do you think? (And for another thoughtful exploration of the questions involved here, see Stephen Burt's Harriet post.)
What motivates someone to launch a literary journal? Summerset Review Editor Joseph Levens explains his perspective on the Luna Park blog.
Teaching jobs are on the minds of the Kenyon Review's bloggers. See this "interpretation" of job ads and these thoughts on the MFA degree as a credential to teach composition.