TABLE  of  CONTENTS Letter from the Editors On Political Fiction If our poets and novelists really believe that our political situation calls for a forceful response, shouldn’t they be writing poems and novels about… Read More

In May of this year, more than 450 American novelists, poets and literary critics signed an “Open Letter to the American People” opposing Donald Trump’s candidacy for president. The letter, initially posted on the literary website Lit… Read More

Little-known fact: Samuel Beckett, Nobel Prize-winning Irish novelist, poet and playwright, was also a prolific standardized-test writer. What follows is a selection of SAT questions from his archive. Read More

After a landslide victory in Myanmar’s national elections last year, Aung San Suu Kyi and the National League for Democracy came to power this February. Among those who took their seats in parliament were… Read More