Tag: Afghanistan

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On the Map 2015: Homeira QADERI (Afghanistan)

"On the Map" is a series of interviews with writers while they are in Iowa City participating in the International Writing Program's fall...

Interview
On the Map 2014: Mujib MEHRDAD (Afghanistan)
"On the Map" is a series of interviews with writers while they are in Iowa City participating in the International Writing Program's fall residency. The series...
13min
Interview

"On the Move" is a series of interviews with American writers traveling with the IWP on various study and reading projects. Produced in association with the...

7min
Interview

"On the Move" is a series of interviews with American writers traveling with the IWP on various study and reading projects. Produced in association with the...

6min
Interview
On the Move 2011: Nathalie Handal

"On the Move" is a series of interviews with American writers traveling with the IWP on various study and reading projects. Produced in association with the...

6min
Interview

"On the Map" is a series of interviews with writers while they are in Iowa City, participating in the International Writing Program's fall residency. The...

5min
Interview

Happening Now

  • Over on  Asymptote, in English and Cantonese, the long poem " The Man Who Lost HIs Shadow,"  by Hong Kong poet and editor Stuart LAU (IWP '17).

  • On fish-paste English and cheddar-English: a long interview at LARB (Los Angeles Review of Books) about language, politics, and language politics with Burmese poet and worker KO KO THETT (IWP '16).

  • Behind the 2018+ 2019 Nobel Prizes for Literature given to novelists Peter Handke  and Olga Tokarczuk are translators--one key among them Jennifer CROFT, novelist as well as translator from the Polish, Ukrainian, and  Spanish. Congratulations!

  • "Resisting English": at NYRB, Adam Kirsch reviews three decades of the translated work of the Japanese novelist and essayist Minae MIZUMURA (IWP '03).

  • Just out in Beirut, the intriguingly titled ['Laughter as Destructive History'] by the Iraqi poet, translator, and editor Soheil NAJM (IWP '07).

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