BTL Participants by Region/Country

ALGERIA

Houda GHENIM 2010

Hind RAHMOUN 2011

Amira ALI BOUAOUINA 2012

Ikram Cherifa GAGAOUA 2012

Amani HAMMAMI 2016

Lina BAAZIZ 2017

Abdelbaki HAMOUCHE 2017

Sarah BENABDELLAH 2018

Halima ZHAGBIB 2018

ARMENIA

Lianna ARAKELYAN 2015

Narine HARUTYUNYAN 2015

Avetis HARUTYUNYAN 2015

Meri SHAROYAN 2015

Marian YEGHIAZARYAN 2015

BAHRAIN

Ali ALBANKI 2010

Batool ALHEJAIRI 2010

Ghazi ALSHEHABI 2010

Hadeel AL HADDAD 2011

Sayed Ali Majed Jasim Alawi KADHEM 2012

Fares ZUBARI 2012

Ahmed ALI 2013

Yaqeen ALKHANAIZI 2013

Noora AL-DOSERI 2014

Dana RADHI 2014

Jenan HASAN 2015

Lujain Ali Hasan Ali ALSAIBAI 2016

Walaa ALBAQALI 2017

Ruba AHMED 2018

BANGLADESH

Mohammed IRFAN 2015

CANADA

Isobel Lise MCHATTIE 2012

CHINA

Junnan TU 2015

Jiayi WANG 2015

EGYPT

Sally EL-HAK 2011

Salma Mohamed Mounir AMMAR 2012

Akram ELNAGDY 2013

Nada ABDELHAMID 2014

Merna WAHBA 2014

Reem BADR 2015

Nada Mohamed Nabil ALI 2016

Mohammed ABDELSHAFY 2017

Abdelrahman ELTAGER 2018

ISRAEL

Randa GHANTOUS 2008

Ehab GHOSHEH 2008

Bana AASSY 2009

Ahmad EZERY 2009

Nael ROBY 2009

Lana NAJJAR 2011

Maha ZIDAN 2011

Yasmeen ATME 2013

Fatima ATMA 2014

Orwa ABU MUKH 2015

Haneen HLEIHIL 2017

Gili NAGGAR 2018

JORDAN

Hiba AS-MASRI 2008

Karim GHAWI 2008

Faris JABER 2008

Zaid AL-NASSIR 2009

Bashar AL-SAWAFTAH 2009

Iya GHASSIB 2009

Yusra ARAFEH 2013

Yazan Omari 2014

Aya Nader Moh’d ALBSOUL 2016

Farah AL-REFAI 2017

Fares AMER 2017

Sara MAKAHLEH 2018

PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES

Qais MOUSA 2008

Rand SAFI 2008

Lina SOUFAN 2008

Irene GHATTAS 2009

Majd IWIDAT 2009

Khalil ABDALHADI 2010

Baha ATTAALLAH 2010

Ayah RABAH 2010

Mohammed J.M. ALBAZ 2012

Rawan N.M. YAGHI 2012

Fawzi Saleem ZGHYER 2012

Intimaa ABUHELOU 2013

Rana MOURTAJA 2015

Mohammad Nabil Said AL-KURD 2016

Haneen ZAQOUT 2017

Ramez HAYEK 2018

INDIA

Ngawang LACHUNGPA BHUTIA 2015

Satyendra NAIR 2015

IRAQ

Hussein AL-MSHTTAWI 2015

Mohammed Ameen Abed AL-HAJJAJ 2016

Tarik SHWAISH 2017

Rastyar HASHIM 2018

KUWAIT

Tala EL-ROZ 2013

KYRGYZSTAN

Azamat OMURALIEV 2015

Sabina UMURZAKOVA 2015

LEBANON

Eliane AOUN 2008

Ali AWARKE 2008

Nadia EL MALT 2009

Hussein YOUNEISS 2009

Elie NASSAR 2010

Nour SALIBA 2010

LIBYA

Amr BENNIS 2010

MOROCCO

Maisa FARID 2011

Oussama GHAJJOU 2011

Imane KASRAOUI 2012

Lahoucine OUMANSOUR 2012

Salma BENOMARA 2013

Ilyas SAMIG 2013

Kaotar AIT ALI 2014

Jalal DLIMI 2014

Mohammed EL WAHABI 2015

Imane BOUHAICHANA 2016

Omar KHATTALA 2016

Zineb LAADIOUI 2017

Doha EL JERRARI 2018

NEPAL

Chiran PANDEY 2015

Jigyasa SUBEDI 2015

OMAN

Nadia ALTAEI 2010

Hajir ALZADJALI 2015

PAKISTAN

Ahmad IBRAHIM 2015

Zainab Nasim PASHA 2015

Amsel SALEEM 2015

RUSSIA

Anastasia DYACHENKO 2012

Alexander GUBAREV 2012

Darya KOTOVA 2012

Leonid KUZMENKO 2012

Elena KUZRYAVKINA 2012

Sofiko LABZHANIYA 2012

Alexandra SAMARINA 2012

Margarita SHCLHLEGLOVA 2012

Tatyana SYATCHIKHINA 2012

Danila TROFIMOV 2012

Zoya ANYTSHEVA 2013

Inna DMITRIEVA 20113

Evgeniya DROBOTUNM 2013

Anastasia KHODAKOVA 2013

Alexandra KHRISANOVA 2013

Dmitry KRAVCHENKO 2013

Vicoria LARKINA 2013

Alina VEZHENINA 2013

Daria SMIRNOVA 2013

Mikhail ZAKHAROV 2013

Kirill DYSHLOVOI 2014

Alissiia KHOROSHAVINA 2014

Artem KONDRATEV 2014

Luliia KOZLOVSKAIA 2014

Kirill KUCHINSKII 2014

Anastasiia KURGANOVA 2014

Tatiana LEPKOVICH 2014

Anton MESHKOV 2014

Alena PIKSAEVA 2014

Alina VASYLYEVA 2014

Shunu BAYDALAKOV 2015

Julie CHERNOVA 2015

Maria GRIGORYEVA 2015

Daria IVANOVA 2015

Olga KADOCHNIKOVA 2015

Anastasia KRIZHANOVSKAYA 2015

Anna KONDRATYUK 2015

Irina KUZNETSOVA 2015

Alice MOROZOVA 2015

Elizaveta SHUTOVA 2015

Mikhail SOKOLOV 2015

Anastasiia BESSONOVA 2016

Daria FEDOSEEVA 2016

Yulia GAEVA 2016

Mariia GALKINA 2016

Tatiana GUREVICH 2016

Ekaterina KARNAUKHOVA 2016

Anastasiia KOMAROVA 2016

Vitalii KUZNETSOV 2016

Georgii MARTIROSIAN 2016

Artem SHESHTOPALOV 2016

Anastasiia ZHIGALOVA 2016

Vera ALEKSEEVA 2017

Gerel BADAEVA 2017

Mariia FESENKO 2017

Ekaterina KUZOVIKHINA 2017

Fedor LARINOV 2017

Yan LYUBIMOV 2017

Nikita MALYSHEV 2017

Maria PEL 2017

Aleksandr PROKOPOVICH 2017

Evgeniia SOZANKOVA 2017

Angelina TARLOVSKAIA 2018

Daria VINOGRADSKAYA 2017

Nataliia BABASHKINA 2018

Maria DUDENKOVA 2018

Zhanna DYAKONOVA 2018

Sofia EFREMOVA 2018

Hanna HORN 2018

Sofya MOKROUSOVA 2018

Ivan PEL 2018

Aleksandr RAMZAI 2018

Pavel STASHCHUK 2018

SAUDI ARABIA

Ghada ALMUHANNA 2010

Shahd AL-KAF 2013

SRI LANKA

Imthishal MOHAMED 2015

Fathima MOHAMED ZAROOK 2015

SUDAN

Mustafa ELSHEIKH MUSTAFA 2014

SYRIA

Samar SALEH 2008

Jalal SIREES 2008

Edwar TARZI 2008

Lora ABAZA 2009

Yara ABOU FAKHER 2009

Sariah AL MIDANI 2011

Muhannad DARAJ 2014

TUNISIA

Roua SEGHAIER 2011

Hiba KAHOULI 2012

Youssef SMAOUI 2012

Cyrine AFRAOUI 2013

Imen BOUHESTIN 2014

Nada MAKHLOUF 2015

Islam Ben Ahmed BEN ABDELAZIZ 2016

TURKEY

Melis AKBAS 2015

Nur BASCI 2015

Befinsu KAZAKLI 2015

Büşra KEVRAN 2015

Onur OZTEMIR

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (UAE)

Fatima ALARYANI 2018

UNITED STATES (USA)

Audrey CLEAVER-BARTHOLOMEW 2012

Alyssa COKINIS 2012

Rhowen DALRYMPLE 2012

Camille DUNGY 2012

Billie FLAMING 2012

Ann HITT 2012

Marcus JACKSON 2012

Patricia KELLY 2012

Hannah MESHULAM 2012

Jacob OET 2012

Annie RYDLAND 2012

Margaret SHULTZ 2012

Mrianda ANTHONY 2013

Elizabeth BECKMAN 2013

Max GRANFIELD 2013

Isabella Jibilian 2013

Selina LIU 2013

Olivia MARTIN 2013

Jonathan SCOLARE 2013

Alec STECKHAN 2013

Elizabeth STILLINGHAGAN 2013

Heidi STOFER 2013

Chris CAMACHO 2013

Alex CHOI 2013

Grace COBB 2013

Sara GOLDMAN 2013

Zebulon HURST 2013

Ni’Shele JACKSON 2013

Lily KAIRIS 2013

Noah KIM 2013

Destiny MORRISON 2013

Caitlin PLATHE 2013

Maggie SULLIVAN 2013

Sadie WALTON 2013

McKenna COON 2014

Nicholas DATTA 2014

Dani LIPMAN 2014

Johnny LORENZANA 2014

Kerry LUO 2014

Katrina MANIRQUE 2014

Hannah MIAO 2014

Griffin NEAL 2014

Oksana SNELL 2014

Matias SOSO-WHEELOCK 2014

Jada THOMAS 2014

Raina WELLMAN 2014

Weston CLARK 2015

Margaret DAVEY 2015

Hanna HALL 2015

Somi JUN 2015

Deryn MIERLAK 2015

Brandon PAHL 2015

Nicola PREUSS 2015

Sarah SALTZMAN 2015

Annika SCHLESINGER 2015

Isabella SIMONETTI 2015

Jamie SOLOMON 2015

Paul STANTON 2015

Madeleine YATES 2015

Karlyn BOENS 2015

Megan BOTT 2015

Naomi Shilyanski 2015

Erica GUO 2015

Annabel SHU 2015

Sydni Taj WELLS 2015

Jayde FERNANDEZ 2015

Gwyneth FORSYTHE 2015

Claire ADLER 2015

Olivia ALGER 2015

Sam ANTHONY 2015

Melanie HERRMANN 2015

Allison HUANG 2015

Anna LANCE 2015

Maya MEADOWS-CLAUSSEN 2015

Grace MORSE 2015

Isaac BALL 2016

Camille CALDERA 2016

Vishwa CHITNIS 2016

Emily CLARKE 2016

Siri GANNHOLM 2016

Ellen HUGGINS 2016

Caitlin MCCORMICK 2016

Jennifer MARER 2016

Kyra MATSUDA 2016

Ian POWELL-PALM 2016

Lily SICKLES 2016

Grace WALTERS 2016

Amelia ANTHONY 2017

Darius CHRISTIANSEN 2017

Chloe GOTTLIEB 2017

Jeff GU 2017

Olivia HOWE 2017

Sara KAO 2017

Zain MURDOCK 2017

Em ODESSER 2017

Hannah PAHS 2017

Charles POTTER WEHR 2017

Kayla READO 2017

Hope ROGERS 2017

Katrina STARBIRD 2017

Sarah ISSEVER 2017

Yasmina BRAISH 2017

Maeve BRAMMER 2017

Grace CLEMENT 2017

Michael DAVIS 2017

Emma EDWARDS 2017

Victoria GONG 2017

Molouk HARP 2017

Asiya MOHAMMED 2017

Fadel MUTHANA 2017

Houra Sara SADEGHI 2017

Dija VINSON 2017

Lydia ABEDEEN 2018

Alexander CANLAS 2018

Isabella CAYETANO 2018

Sofia SCHUMAKER 2018

Shri IYENGAR 2018

Kavya JAIN 2018

Charlie KELLEY-PEGG 2018

Julia LARKIN 2018

Michael MCCARTHY 2018

Logan METZGER 2018

Jack REDING 2018

Kaila ROBERTSON 2018

Alice SILVA 2018

Sophie SWAN 2018

YEMEN

Tamim AL-KADASI 2013

Happening Now

  • Kristian Sendon CORDERO (IWP '17) co-edited a special issue of Words Without Borders on writing in the Philippines. Its range of poetry in the country's many languages includes Filipino work of Genevieve ASENJO (IWP '12).

  • Muhamed "Nabo" ABDELNABI (Egypt, IWP '13) has been awarded France's 2019 Prix de la littérature arabe for his 2016 novel, published last year in the UK as In the Spider's Room .

  • 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!

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