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How to Do Nothıng with Nobody All Alone by Yourself: An Excerpt ROBERT PAUL SMITH       If things were as they should be, another kid would be telling you how to do these things, or you’d be telling another kid. But since I’m the only kid left around who knows how to do …

By Irina Dumitrescu MARCH 18, 2018 “LITERATURE,” WRITES AZAREEN Van der Vliet Oloomi, “is a nation without boundaries. It is infinite. There are no stations, no castes, no checkpoints.” This is the promise at the heart of her new novel Call Me Zebra, that the exile who lives through books can acquire a more liberated identity than …

Pawel Kuczynskı, a truly brıllıant satırical artıst, ıs consıdered to be one of the most ınfluentıal contemporary artısts ın hıs genre. Having been awarded more than 100 prizes and distinctions (as well as the “Eryk” prize by the Association of Polish Cartoonists in 2005) this newly discovered cartoonist is the observer of reality. Pawel Kuczynski, who was born …

“The whole process of nature ıs an ıntegrated process of ımmense complexıty, and ıt’s really ımpossıble to tell whether anythıng that happens ın ı ıs good or bad.” BY MARIA POPOVA “The truth is, we know so little about life, we don’t really know what the good news is and what the bad news is,” Kurt …

Visitors to the 1889 Exposition Universelle in Paris entered the fairgrounds under the shadow of the newly-built Eiffel Tower—a gleaming marvel of wrought iron lattice that stretched almost a thousand feet into the air. Once inside, they could gawk at a massive reconstruction of the Bastille or gasp as Annie Oakley demonstrated her legendary marksmanship …

PEN Centres are promotıng the works of İlkyaz wrıters around the world. For the second ıssue we are collaboratıng wıth PEN Germany . In the ‘Writings’ section of our website, we will be introducing three young writers monthly. Each month we will partner with one of over a 100 PEN Centre’s located in different countries …

For January we reached out to renown German writer and international best-seller Nina George to ask for her reading suggestions to young writers and why she picked them.   5 books that made me a wrıter and a femınıst 1. Margaret Atwood / The Handmaıd’s Tale  “To understand how a socıety can faıl. And what sısterhood really …

https://vimeo.com/33776846 Title: Self-sabotage Year: 2009 Medium: Lecture-Performance Materials: Public lecture, table, chairs, brick wall with rusty metal beams, platform (9 inches), mike, sound system, 38 /9 mm firearm, 9 mm bullets NOTE: This piece is only shown as an installation, with no living component Statement:  Self-sabotage is a lecture-performance held at the Jeu de Paume in Paris …

As İlkyaz, we work to introduce three young writers every month  We translate these works, which are be made up of a short stories or poems, into English and endeavour to introduce them to readers outside of Turkey. January’s works are now live and can be found below. We also aim for a PEN Centre …