Publisher’s description: The award-winning magazine World Literature Today has served as a window to world literature and culture for over ninety years. Each issue features essays on literature and culture, book reviews, interviews, and original poetry and fiction from the world’s best writers. Recent contributors include Chris Abani, Carmen Boullosa, Hayan Charara, Jenny Erpenbeck, Carolyn Forché, Aminatta Forna, Marilyn Hacker, Li-Young Lee, Alain Mabanckou, Dunya Mikhail, Alan Moore, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Ladan Osman, Elise Paschen, Mahtem Shiferraw, Dubravka Ugrešić, and Alice Walker. Please visit our website to subscribe.
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