S. DIWAKAR is highly regarded both as a short-story writer and as a translator, having published many translations of works by Nobel Prize-winning writers, as well as collections of his own short stories and poems. Mr. Diwakar is a book reviewer for the prestigious Indian Review of Books, and an editor in the Office of Public Affairs at the American Consulate in Chennai. He is participating courtesy of the South Asia Studies Program at the University of Iowa and the University of Iowa.
The Examined Life Journal (University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine) is accepting submissions of fiction, poetry, and non-fiction until August 15, 2013.
IWP reading tour participant Natasha TRETHEWEY appointed to a second term as U.S. Poet Laureate.
The IWP's 2012 Annual Report is now available for viewing as a PDF file.