Four Stories founder Tracy Slater's new book Good Shufu: Finding Love, Self & Home on the Far Side of the World, has been named a National Geographic Great New Read, a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection, a Boston Magazine culture pick, and more!
The Boston Globe reports:
The Improper Bostonian reports: Four Stories wins
Best Literary Series
in Boston, 2008!
The Bostonist blogs: (12/2/07) "Four Stories is a unique reading series...[I]t’s
more like a party than a stereotypically stuffy literary event, and its
fun atmosphere encourages engaged discussion...."
The International Herald Tribune/Asahi Shimbun
spotlights Four Stories! (1/23/09)
The Japan Times writes: (6/22/07) Four Stories is featured on the front page of the Japan Times'
national section, which reports, "'Four
Stories has helped make Osaka the new Kyoto'....Slater and Four Stories
have shown that Osaka's image among some foreign literary critics as a
cultural desert is no longer entirely accurate."
Japan's Kansai Scene reports: (6/1/07) Four Stories Japan is "re-energizing
the reading movement " in Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe.
Tokyo's Being a Broad magazine: (1/1/08) spotlights Four
Stories founder Tracy Slater and the literary series, writing, "The
expat community is grateful" for Four Stories.
Hear about the latest Four Stories events & news. Sign up for our
Four Stories on your iPod!
Miss an event? Catch the stories anyway by downloading mp3s from our
Get Four Stories news as it happens, plus updates on the literary scene at
large: Follow our
Four Stories on Facebook!
join the crowd at the
Four Stories group page.