Sukrita KUMAR (IWP '02) writes in The Hindi about the Sufi poet Khusrau and the rich history of mutual influences between Muslim and Hindu cultures.
Adil JUSSAWALLA's (IWP '77) Trying to Say Goodbye is among eight books of poetry that won the Sahitya Akademi Award 2014.
"Has It Been a Good Year for Turkish Literature Lovers?" asks Today's Zaman, and answers in the affirmative. On its list are IWP alumnae Buket UZUNER (IWP '96) and Maureen FREELY (IWP'14).
Fabienne KANOR (IWP '11) is the 2014 recipient of the Prix Carbet de la Caraibe et du Tout-Monde (awarded this year in Havana) for her novel Faire l'aventure.
Mani RAO's (IWP '05 and '09) New and Selected Poems is now available from Poetrywala.
Christopher MERRILL remembering Tomaž ŠALAMUN (IWP '70) via Huffington Post.
Book Wings 2015 will feature a collaboration between theatres in Iowa City and Cape Town, South Africa.
Newsweek shares the story of Sadek MOHAMMED (IWP '14), one of the figures behind a drive to have Baghdad recognized as a UNESCO “City of Literature.”
Motti LERNER's (IWP '00) According to Chekhov is now available in English from NoPassport Press.
The work of Verena TAY (IWP 02) continues to be published, with upcoming performances in Singapore.