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Introducing Our 2012 Fall Residents, Round 5: Bravo, Hae, Ye, Holman, and Socorro

Round V of the IWP's introduction to our 2012 Fall Residents includes writers from Uruguay, South Korea, Singapore, New Zealand, and Venezuela! Stay tuned tomorrow for the final batch, and for the entire roster as it goes live at iwp.uiowa.edu!

 

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Introducing Our 2012 Fall Residents, Round 4: Khadanovich, Mlalazi, Lopes, Dadaeva, and Alberry

Round IV of the IWP's introduction to our 2012 Fall Residents includes writers from Belarus, Zimbabwe, Brazil, Uzbekistan, and Egypt. More announcements will be made this Wednesday and Friday!

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Great Minds Collide

Video has surfaced of the 2011 Jaipur Literary Festival, including the discussion, "Pamuk and the Art of the Novel," between IWP alumni Chandrahas Choudhury and Orhan Pamuk.  Check it out here!

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Jaipur Literature Festival :: International Connections

IWP writer Chandrahas Choudhury at Prairie Lights Bookstore
IWP writer Chandrahas Choudhury at Prairie Lights Bookstore
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Hear ye! Hear ye!

With the August humidity in its finest form, we give you something to stay inside for: the writers of the 2010 Fall Residency!

With 38 writers from more than 30 countries, you'll want to stay involved as we run through a slate of nearly 80 events in 80 days, in Iowa City, across the state of Iowa, and through the U.S. Keep track of our courses, panel lectures, film screenings, and public readings at our website, http://iwp.uiowa.edu.

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Of the decade...

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Voting for the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards Book of the Decade has begun! And it features two IWP Alum, John Banville and Sebastian Barry!

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IWP Fall Residency 2009 Pt. III: All Too Short A Term

All too often writers-in-residence at the IWP have to leave us early. In 2009, Hanaa Hijazi and Fflur Dafydd had to say their goodbyes all too soon, but with the help of fellow-participants, left us with one incredible music video!

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Continental Aside

Recent articles on African literature feature the names of prominent IWP alumni:

A Guardian blog post mentioning Veronique Tadjo (Cote d'Ivoire, 2006).

And an article in Al Ahram on the former director of the African Writers Series, which includes the work of Bessie Head (Botswana, 1977) and Cyprian Ekwensi (Nigeria, 1974).

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