Friday, August 28, 2015

Book reviews, infographics, and more

Guadalupe Nettel

Neustadt in the News Orhan Pamuk was a finalist for the Neustadt in 1992 and 2006. He recently received the Erdal Öz Literary Prize in Turkey. Another glowing review for Neustadt prize-winner Mia Couto: “Mia Couto is a master storyteller.

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Friday, July 10, 2015

Neustadt book reviews, diversity in children’s literature, and more

Amit Majmudar

Neustadt in the News Neustadt juror Amit Majmudar describes how it feels to be a member of the current Neustadt Prize jury and how he came to his decision to nominate Don Paterson as a finalist for the 2016 prize.

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Friday, May 15, 2015

A Haruki Murakami interview, literary funding, and more

Deji Olukotun

Neustadt in the News Recent Neustadt juror Deji Olukotun’s novel Nigerians in Space received this nice write-up by award-winning poet Tade Ipadeola. The North Haven Library is releasing Neustadt prizewinner Elizabeth Bishop’s summer journals written in North Haven from 1974

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Friday, May 1, 2015

The Nepal earthquake, Urdu literature, and more

Samrat Upadhyay

Neustadt in the News South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma wrote a response to Neustadt prizewinner Mia Couto’s open letter. Zuma addresses the recent attacks on foreigners in South Africa and mentions how Mozambique became his second home. Recent Neustadt juror

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