Friday, April 29, 2016

Neustadt in the News: April 2016

Mia Couto, laureate of the 2014 Neustadt International Prize for Literature

Laureates Mozambique author and recent Neustadt Prize laureate Mia Couto writes about the grips of fear and his recent trip to Brazil in this essay from the New York Times. Sweden is promoting a cultural relationship with Nigeria through a

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Friday, July 31, 2015

Gabriel García Márquez film, literary Paris, and more

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Neustadt in the News Did you know there was a movie based on the life of Neustadt laureate Gabriel García Márquez? The film was picked up by indie distributor Icarus Films and is set for a 2015 release at the

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Friday, July 24, 2015

Literary festivals, reviews, and more

Jordan Tannahill

Neustadt in the News John Wilkins reviews Neustadt finalist Caryl Churchill and the impact of her plays. He highlights the two plays currently running in San Francisco and Berkeley. NSK prizewinner Naomi Shihab Nye will headline the Aldeburgh Festival’s Poetry

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Friday, June 19, 2015

Holocaust survival, literary festivals, and more

Jordan Tannahill

Neustadt in the News The Globe and Mail website reviewed 2016 Neustadt juror Jordan Tannahill’s Theatre of the Unimpressed. Israeli writer and Neustadt juror Etgar Keret was interviewed recently on NPR. Keret discussed how he learned storytelling and survival from

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Finalists Announced for the 24th Neustadt International Prize for Literature

The 2016 Neustadt Prize Finalists

NEWS RELEASE For immediate release Lauren Simpson 903-243-2201 [email protected] Robert Con Davis Executive Director, World Literature Today 405-325-4531 [email protected] [View a PDF of the press release] Finalists Announced for the 24th Neustadt International Prize for Literature Neustadt Prize is known

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