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Vietnam

Do Thanh Lang

Do Thanh Lang (b. 1986) is a Vietnamese artist based in Ho Chi Minh City. He graduated from the Ho Chi Minh City University of Fine Arts and his work has been exhibited at several...

Dương Nghiễm Mậu

Dương Nghiễm Mậu (1936–2016), whose real name was Phí Ích Nghiễm, was born in Mậu Hoà village, Đan Phượng,...

Trần Thị NgH

Trần Thị NgH was born and grew up in the South of Vietnam. Her first collection of short stories, Những Ngày Rất Thong Thả (Wandering days), was published in...

Trần Dần

Born in Nam Dinh, Trần Dần was barely twenty years old when he joined the Viet Minh in 1946. Eight years later, he returned to Hanoi following the battle of Dien Bien Phu and the...

Nguyễn Hoàng Quyên

Nguyễn-Hoàng Quyên (b. 1993) is a translator, writer and curator based in Vietnam.

Bùi Ngọc Tấn

Bùi Ngọc Tấn (1934–2014) was born in Câu Tử Ngoại village, Hợp Thành commune, Thuỷ Nguyên district, Hải Phòng City....

P.K.

P.K. has published his writings on Tiền Vệ and the bilingual AJAR magazine. In 2012, he and other authors published a collection of flash fiction, Màu cỏ xanh trong...

Pháp Hoan

Pháp Hoan was born in 1992 in Bình Thuận. He has lived and worked in the European Institute of Applied Buddhism (Germany). His works appear in Tiền Vệ. His debut...

Nhã Thuyên

Nhã Thuyên has authored several books of poetry, short fiction, and some tiny books for children. Translations of their poetry and writing appear in Poems of Lưu Diệu...

Đỗ Bích Thúy

Đỗ Bích Thúy was born in 1974 in Ha Giang, Viet Nam.  After graduating from the Academy of Journalism and Communication in 1997, she wrote for the Army Literature and...

Nguyen Hung

Nguyen Hung was born and raised in Hanoi. He received his MA in International Studies at the University of Oregon, and a PhD in Bioengineering from the University of Osaka in Japan.

Nguyen Phan Que Mai

Nguyen Phan Que Mai was born in 1973 in a small village in northern Vietnam, and grew up in the Mekong Delta, in southern Vietnam. She studied in Australia under a development scholarship from...

Ngo Tu Lap

Ngo Tu Lap is the winner of seven literary prizes in Vietnam, where he has published four books of fiction, two books of poetry, three books of essays, and many translations. He returned to...

Marie Etienne

Marie Etienne is the author of eight collections of poems, five novels, and two books on the theater. She spent her childhood in Indochina, in what is now Viet Nam, during the Second World War...

Wales

Casi Dylan

Casi Dylan is originally from west Wales and now lives in Scotland. She is the cultural activities coordinator at the University of Glasgow's College of Arts. In previous roles at the...

Manon Steffan Ros

Manon Steffan Ros is a prize-winning Welsh author, playwright, and musician (she is one half of the acoustic duo Blodau Gwylltion). Her latest novel, Llyfr Glas Nebo (The Blue Book...

Llwyd Owen

Llwyd Owen is an award-winning author who has published eleven novels since bursting onto the Welsh literary scene in 2006, when his ferocious and challenging debut novel, Ffawd Cywilydd a...

Llŷr Gwyn Lewis

Llŷr Gwyn Lewis is an award-winning Welsh-language poet and prose writer. His first prose work, the semi-autobiographical Rhyw Flodau Rhyfel (Some Flowers of War, 2014), which...

Caryl Lewis

Caryl Lewis is an award-winning Welsh-language author who has published eleven books for adults, three novels for young adults, and thirteen children’s books. She came to prominence as the...

Fflur Dafydd

Fflur Dafydd is an award-winning novelist, screenwriter, and singer-songwriter in Welsh and English. Her first novel in Welsh, Atyniad (Attraction), won the Prose Medal at the...

Yemen

Nadia Al-Kokabany

Nadia Al-Kokabany is a Yemeni academic and a prolific literary writer. Her fiction has been translated into English, French, German, and Italian, and she has won prizes in Yemen and Kuwait....

Wajdi Muhammad Abduh al-Ahdal

Wajdi Muhammad Abduh al-Ahdal is a Yemeni novelist, author of short stories, screenwriter, and dramatist. In 2010 an extremist campaign against his 2002 novel Qawarib Jabaliya (Mountain...

Mohammad Algharbi Amran

Born in 1958, Mohammed Algharbi Amran is a Yemeni novelist, short-story writer, contemporary history buff, and literary critic.  He has been active in literary societies, serving as a...

Mansur Rajih

Mansur Rajih, born in Yemen in 1958, was a prisoner of conscience from 1983–98. Since then he has been living in exile in Norway. His poetry has been published in Norwegian. A book of his...

Yugoslavia

Dragan Aleksić

Dragan Aleksić (1901–64) was a Yugoslav poet, journalist, and filmmaker, as well as the initiator of Yugoslav Dada. He contributed articles about Dada to the Yugoslav avant-garde...

Milica Mićić Dimovska

Milica Mićić-Dimovska was born in Novi Sad, capital city of the province of Vojvodina, Serbia. She received a BA in general literature and theory of literature at the University of...

Zoran Živkoviç

Zoran Živković was born in Belgrade, former Yugoslavia, in 1948. In 1973 he graduated from the Department of General Literature, the Faculty of Philology of the University of Belgrade;...

Zimbabwe

Chenjerai Hove

Chenjerai Hove is a poet, novelist, and essayist born in the southern part of Zimbabwe. He is currently the visiting scholar at the Watson Institute of International Studies at Brown University....

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