INTERVIEW with Sholeh Wolpé
"I am a poet and writer who translates. Not the other way around. I translate because I believe literature has the power to bring people of different cultures and languages together.
DESTINATION: Cyril Wong on Singaporean Literature
"Singapore is an island-city in a pathological state of survivalist panic...English—neither consistently British nor American...is becoming the language of all our dreams."
VIDEO: Kim Garcia, George David Clark, Beth Ann Fennelly & Anna Lena Phillips Bell
Watch contributors from The Arkansas International's first and second issues read from their work and speak with editors at AWP 2017 in D,C,
INTERVIEW with Hasanthika Sirisena
"Oscar Wilde...he’s a reminder to me, in this terrible age, to live big and fully and well. I do wish he was around to tweet against Trump. Oscar Wilde’s twitter feed. That’s what we need right now to save us."
INTERVIEW with Polly Barton
"I liked the characters reoccurring in unexpected places, and the narrow path it treads between cohesion and total lack of it, piss-taking and poignancy.."
INTERVIEW with Giacomo Sartori
"We were in a manner of speaking a planetary aristocracy, and we fully enjoyed our privileges. In my view, it is becoming increasingly more difficult for the West to harbor this chimera."