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World Literature Today

Index World Literature Today

World Literature Today is an American magazine of international literature and culture, published bimonthly at the University of Oklahoma, Norman. [1]

83 relations: Adam Zagajewski, American English, Assia Djebar, Álvaro Mutis, Édouard Glissant, Bei Dao, Brian Chikwava, Brian Doyle (writer), Carlos Fuentes, Claribel Alegría, Culture, Czesław Miłosz, Dacia Maraini, David Malouf, Dámaso Alonso, Duo Duo, Elizabeth Bishop, Francis Bacon, Francis Ponge, Franz Kafka, Gabriel García Márquez, Ghana, Giannina Braschi, Giuseppe Ungaretti, Guillermo Cabrera Infante, H. L. Mencken, Henry van Dyke Jr., International, Ivar Ivask, J. M. Coetzee, J. M. G. Le Clézio, João Cabral de Melo Neto, Jorge Guillén, Jorge Luis Borges, Josef Škvorecký, Julio Cortázar, Kamau Brathwaite, Katherine Paterson, Kenzaburō Ōe, List of literary magazines, Literature, Luisa Valenzuela, Manuel Puig, Marcel Proust, Marilyn Nelson, Marina Carr, Mario Vargas Llosa, Maryse Condé, Max Frisch, Meshack Asare, ..., Michel Butor, Michel de Montaigne, Mildred D. Taylor, Modern Language Association, Nancy "Rusty" Barceló, Naomi Shihab Nye, Nélida Piñon, Neustadt International Prize for Literature, Nobel Prize in Literature, Norman, Oklahoma, NSK Neustadt Prize for Children's Literature, Nuruddin Farah, Octavio Paz, Orhan Pamuk, Paavo Haavikko, Patricia Grace, Poetry (magazine), Puterbaugh Conference on World Literature, Roberto Fernández Retamar, Rohinton Mistry, Sherman Alexie, Sinclair Lewis, The New Yorker, Theodore Dreiser, Thomas Mann, Tomas Tranströmer, United States, University of Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma Press, Upton Sinclair, Vera Williams, Virginia Euwer Wolff, Yves Bonnefoy. Expand index (33 more) »

Adam Zagajewski

Adam Zagajewski (born 21 June 1945 in Lwów) is a Polish poet, novelist, translator and essayist.

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American English

American English (AmE, AE, AmEng, USEng, en-US), sometimes called United States English or U.S. English, is the set of varieties of the English language native to the United States.

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Assia Djebar

Fatima-Zohra Imalayen (30 June 1936 – 6 February 2015), known by her pen name Assia Djebar (آسيا جبار), was an Algerian novelist, translator and filmmaker.

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Álvaro Mutis

Álvaro Mutis Jaramillo (August 25, 1923 – September 22, 2013) was a Colombian poet, novelist, and essayist and author of the compendium The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll.

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Édouard Glissant

Édouard Glissant (21 September 1928 – 3 February 2011) was a French writer, poet, philosopher, and literary critic from Martinique.

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Bei Dao

Bei Dao (born August 2, 1949) is the pen name of an American poet Zhao Zhenkai (S: 赵振开, T: 趙振開, P: Zhào Zhènkāi).

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Brian Chikwava

Brian Chikwava is a Zimbabwean writer and musician.

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Brian Doyle (writer)

Brian Doyle (born 12 August 1935).

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Carlos Fuentes

Carlos Fuentes Macías (November 11, 1928 – May 15, 2012) was a Mexican novelist and essayist.

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Claribel Alegría

Clara Isabel Alegría Vides (May 12, 1924 – January 25, 2018), also known by her pseudonym Claribel Alegría, was a Nicaraguan-Salvadoran poet, essayist, novelist, and journalist who was a major voice in the literature of contemporary Central America.

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Culture

Culture is the social behavior and norms found in human societies.

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Czesław Miłosz

Czesław Miłosz (30 June 1911 – 14 August 2004) was a Polish poet, prose writer, translator and diplomat.

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Dacia Maraini

Dacia Maraini (born November 13, 1936 in Fiesole) is an Italian writer.

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David Malouf

David George Joseph Malouf (born 20 March 1934) is an Australian writer.

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Dámaso Alonso

Dámaso Alonso y Fernández de las Redondas (22 October 1898 – 25 January 1990) was a Spanish poet, philologist and literary critic.

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Duo Duo

Duo Duo or Duoduo (1951 -) is the pen name of contemporary Chinese poet, Li Shizheng (栗世征), a prominent exponent of the Chinese Misty Poets (朦胧诗).

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Elizabeth Bishop

Elizabeth Bishop (February 8, 1911 – October 6, 1979) was an American poet and short-story writer.

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Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban, (22 January 15619 April 1626) was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, orator, and author.

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Francis Ponge

Francis Jean Gaston Alfred Ponge (27 March 1899 – 6 August 1988) was a French essayist and poet.

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Franz Kafka

Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) was a German-speaking Bohemian Jewish novelist and short story writer, widely regarded as one of the major figures of 20th-century literature.

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Gabriel García Márquez

Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez (6 March 1927 – 17 April 2014) was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist, known affectionately as Gabo or Gabito throughout Latin America.

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Ghana

Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a unitary presidential constitutional democracy, located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa.

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Giannina Braschi

Giannina Braschi (born February 5, 1953) is a Puerto Rican writer.

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Giuseppe Ungaretti

Giuseppe Ungaretti (8 February 1888 – 2 June 1970) was an Italian modernist poet, journalist, essayist, critic, academic, and recipient of the inaugural 1970 Neustadt International Prize for Literature.

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Guillermo Cabrera Infante

Guillermo Cabrera Infante (Gibara, 22 April 1929 – 21 February 2005) was a Cuban novelist, essayist, translator, screenwriter, and critic; in the 1950s he used the pseudonym G. Caín.

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H. L. Mencken

Henry Louis Mencken (September 12, 1880 – January 29, 1956) was an American journalist, satirist, cultural critic and scholar of American English.

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Henry van Dyke Jr.

Henry Jackson van Dyke Jr. (November 10, 1852 – April 10, 1933) was an American author, educator, and clergyman.

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International

International mostly means something (a company, language, or organization) involving more than a single country.

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Ivar Ivask

Ivar Vidrik Ivask (December 17, 1927 Riga – September 23, 1992 Fountainstown, Ireland) was an Estonian poet and literary scholar.

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J. M. Coetzee

John Maxwell Coetzee (born 9 February 1940) is a South African novelist, essayist, linguist, translator and recipient of the 2003 Nobel Prize in Literature.

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J. M. G. Le Clézio

Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio (born 13 April 1940), usually identified as J. M. G. Le Clézio, is a French writer and professor.

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João Cabral de Melo Neto

João Cabral de Melo Neto, (January 9, 1920 – October 9, 1999) was a Brazilian poet and diplomat, and one of the most influential writers in late Brazilian modernism.

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Jorge Guillén

Jorge Guillén y Álvarez (18 January 18936 February 1984) was a Spanish poet, a member of the Generation of '27, as well as a university teacher, scholar and literary critic.

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Jorge Luis Borges

Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo (24 August 1899 – 14 June 1986) was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish-language literature.

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Josef Škvorecký

Josef Škvorecký, (September 27, 1924 – January 3, 2012) was a Czech-Canadian writer and publisher.

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Julio Cortázar

Julio Cortázar, born Julio Florencio Cortázar; (August 26, 1914 – February 12, 1984) was an Argentine novelist, short story writer, and essayist.

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Kamau Brathwaite

Edward Kamau Brathwaite (born 11 May 1930) is a Barbadian poet and academic, widely considered one of the major voices in the Caribbean literary canon.

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Katherine Paterson

Katherine Womeldorf Paterson (born October 31, 1932) is a Chinese-born American writer best known for children's novels.

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Kenzaburō Ōe

is a Japanese writer and a major figure in contemporary Japanese literature.

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List of literary magazines

This is a list of literary magazines and journals: periodicals devoted to book reviews, creative nonfiction, essays, poems, short fiction, and similar literary endeavors.

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Literature

Literature, most generically, is any body of written works.

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Luisa Valenzuela

Luisa Valenzuela (born November 26, 1938 in Buenos Aires, Argentina) is a post-'Boom' novelist and short story writer.

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Manuel Puig

Juan Manuel Puig Delledonne (December 28, 1932 – July 22, 1990) was an Argentine author.

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Marcel Proust

Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust (10 July 1871 – 18 November 1922), known as Marcel Proust, was a French novelist, critic, and essayist best known for his monumental novel À la recherche du temps perdu (In Search of Lost Time; earlier rendered as Remembrance of Things Past), published in seven parts between 1913 and 1927.

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Marilyn Nelson

Marilyn Nelson (born April 26, 1946) is an American poet, translator, and children's book author.

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Marina Carr

Marina Carr (born 17 November 1964) is an Irish playwright.

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Mario Vargas Llosa

Jorge Mario Pedro Vargas Llosa, 1st Marquess of Vargas Llosa (born March 28, 1936), more commonly known as Mario Vargas Llosa, is a Peruvian writer, politician, journalist, essayist and college professor.

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Maryse Condé

Maryse Condé (born February 11, 1937) is a French (Guadeloupean) author of historical fiction, best known for her novel Segu (1984–85).

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Max Frisch

Max Rudolf Frisch (15 May 1911 – 4 April 1991) was a Swiss playwright and novelist.

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Meshack Asare

Meshack Asare (born 1945) is a popular African children's author.

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Michel Butor

Michel Butor (14 September 1926 – 24 August 2016) was a French writer.

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Michel de Montaigne

Michel Eyquem de Montaigne, Lord of Montaigne (28 February 1533 – 13 September 1592) was one of the most significant philosophers of the French Renaissance, known for popularizing the essay as a literary genre.

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Mildred D. Taylor

Mildred DeLois Taylor (born September 13, 1943) is an African-American writer known for her works exploring the struggle faced by African-American families in the Deep South.

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Modern Language Association

The Modern Language Association of America, often referred to as the Modern Language Association (MLA), is the principal professional association in the United States for scholars of language and literature.

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Nancy "Rusty" Barceló

Nancy “Rusty” Barceló (born June 5, 1946) is the former president of Northern New Mexico College, she is a leading figure with National Initiative for Women in Higher Education (NIWHE).

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Naomi Shihab Nye

Naomi Shihab Nye (نعومي شهاب ناي), (born March 12, 1952) is a poet, songwriter, and novelist.

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Nélida Piñon

Nelida Pinon Nélida Piñon (born May 3, 1937) is a Brazilian author and professor.

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Neustadt International Prize for Literature

The Neustadt International Prize for Literature is a biennial award for literature sponsored by the University of Oklahoma and its international literary publication, World Literature Today.

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Nobel Prize in Literature

The Nobel Prize in Literature (Nobelpriset i litteratur) is a Swedish literature prize that has been awarded annually, since 1901, to an author from any country who has, in the words of the will of Swedish industrialist Alfred Nobel, produced "in the field of literature the most outstanding work in an ideal direction" (original Swedish: "den som inom litteraturen har producerat det mest framstående verket i en idealisk riktning").

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Norman, Oklahoma

Norman is a city in the U.S. state of Oklahoma south of downtown Oklahoma City in its metropolitan area.

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NSK Neustadt Prize for Children's Literature

The NSK Neustadt Prize for Children’s Literature is an American literary award given every odd-number year by World Literature Today.

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Nuruddin Farah

Nuruddin Farah (Nuuradiin Faarax, نورالدين فارح) (born 24 November 1945) is a Somali novelist.

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Octavio Paz

Octavio Paz Lozano (March 31, 1914 – April 19, 1998) was a Mexican poet and diplomat.

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Orhan Pamuk

Ferit Orhan Pamuk (generally known simply as Orhan Pamuk; born 7 June 1952) is a Turkish novelist, screenwriter, academic and recipient of the 2006 Nobel Prize in Literature.

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Paavo Haavikko

Paavo Juhani Haavikko (January 25, 1931 in Helsinki – October 6, 2008) was a Finnish poet, playwright, essayist and publisher, considered one of the country's most outstanding writers.

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Patricia Grace

Patricia Frances Grace (born 1937, Wellington) is a Māori writer of novels, short stories, and children's books.

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Poetry (magazine)

Poetry (founded as, Poetry: A Magazine of Verse), published in Chicago since 1912, is one of the leading monthly poetry journals in the English-speaking world.

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Puterbaugh Conference on World Literature

The Puterbaugh Conference on World Literature (or Puterbaugh Festival of World Literature and Culture) is an annual conference presented by the magazine World Literature Today and the University of Oklahoma.

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Roberto Fernández Retamar

Roberto Fernández Retamar (born June 9, 1930, Havana) is a Cuban poet, essayist, literary critic and President of the Casa de las Américas.

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Rohinton Mistry

Rohinton Mistry (born 3 July 1952) is an Indian-born Canadian writer.

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Sherman Alexie

Sherman Joseph Alexie, Jr. (born October 7, 1966) is a Spokane-Coeur d'Alene-American novelist, short story writer, poet, and filmmaker.

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Sinclair Lewis

Harry Sinclair Lewis (February 7, 1885 – January 10, 1951) was an American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright.

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.

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Theodore Dreiser

Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser (August 27, 1871 – December 28, 1945) was an American novelist and journalist of the naturalist school.

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Thomas Mann

Paul Thomas Mann (6 June 1875 – 12 August 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate.

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Tomas Tranströmer

Tomas Gösta Tranströmer (15 April 1931 – 26 March 2015) was a Swedish poet, psychologist and translator.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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University of Oklahoma

The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a coeducational public research university in Norman, Oklahoma.

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University of Oklahoma Press

The University of Oklahoma Press (OU Press) is the publishing arm of the University of Oklahoma.

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Upton Sinclair

Upton Beall Sinclair Jr. (September 20, 1878 – November 25, 1968) was an American writer who wrote nearly 100 books and other works in several genres.

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Vera Williams

Vera Baker Williams (January 28, 1927 – October 16, 2015) was an American children's writer and illustrator.

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Virginia Euwer Wolff

Virginia Euwer Wolff (born August 25, 1937) is an American author of children's literature.

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Yves Bonnefoy

Yves Jean Bonnefoy (24 June 1923, Tours – 1 July 2016 Paris) was a French poet and art historian.

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