Doctor! Doctor! Doctor!
If there was no doctor (opticians) eyes could not see.
If there was no doctor (dentists) teeth could have decay.
If there was no doctor sharing organs would have problems.
If there was no doctor wounds would not have been dressed.
If there was no doctor people would have died of nose bleeds.
If there was no doctor people would have died of fever.
If there was no doctor healthy would be zero.
The Israeli novelist Galit CARLIBACH (IWP '16) has just published the comic novella It's Me, Iowa !, set in a world suspiciously resembling the IWP...
Alumni Mahsa MOHEBALI (IWP '13) and Vivek SHANBAGH (IWP '16) will have new work translated from the Persian and the Kannada, respectively, thanks to the 2018 PEN/Heim Translation Fund grants.
The 2018 iteration of the distinguished Thomas Mann Preis goes to the Romanian novelist Mircea Cartarescu (IWP'90).
Sebastian BARRY (IWP '84), the recent, repeat, winner of the Costa and the Walter Scott awards, will for the next three years be Ireland's Fiction Laureate.
Clouds, the long-awaited second novel of Chandrahas CHOUDHURY (IWP '10) is now out from Simon & Schuster India.