Places

Yangon, Myanmar

Contributors: Myay Hmone Lwin
Yangon, Myanmar

« Yangon is the former capital of Burma and is also known as Rangoon, which translates into "End of Strife." »

Twenty Years of Burmese Writers at the IWP

Founded at the University of Iowa in 1967 by the American poet and teacher Paul Engle and the Taiwanese novelist and translator Nieh Hualing Engle, the...

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(The End)

No one would believe such a thing if they had not gone through the same thing themselves. Newlywed time. The happiest and the most exciting time. How...

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Breaking In, Breaking out
By Myay Hmone Lwin (Myanmar)

Publishing my first book was like turning the first page of my life. Prior to that point, the pages of my life had been filled with nothing but...

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