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International Graphic Novels: Volume XII


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February 15th, 2018

Flinging Open Literary Doors: A Dispatch from the 2018 ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival

by Janice Pariat

Janice Pariat attended and presented at the 2018 ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, which took place January 24–28 in Jaipur, India.   Early in 2017, I made a resolution to…read more

February 14th, 2018

Single Translators Seek Same: The WWB Lonely Hearts

by Susan Harris

Valentine’s Day is upon us, and while some will take this opportunity to celebrate their beloveds, others continue to search for potential partners. It’s difficult to find an…read more

February 13th, 2018

5 Erotic International Reads That Will Make You Blush This Valentine’s Day

by Jessie Chaffee

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’re dipping into stories about love’s agonies and ecstasies from our archives. From secret fantasies to the body of the beloved to the…read more

February 12th, 2018

The City and the Writer: In Minneapolis–Saint Paul with Leslie Adrienne Miller

by Nathalie Handal

If each city is like a game of chess, the day when I have learned the rules, I shall finally possess my empire, even if I shall never succeed in knowing all the cities it contains. —Italo…read more

February 9th, 2018

First Read—From “The Endless Summer”

by Madame Nielsen

Madame Nielsen’s The Endless Summer is a passionate love story about a Danish woman and a much younger Portuguese artist. Translated from the Danish by Gaye Kynoch and forthcoming from…read more

February 8th, 2018

Training for Pyeongchang 2018: Reading South Korea

by Susan Harris

The Winter Olympics kick off tomorrow in Pyeongchang, South Korea. While you’re boning up on the difference between skeleton and luge (head first vs feet first, same terrifying track),…read more

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