What are the most exciting currents and influences of contemporary writing beyond and across the borders of national literatures today?

The International Authors program series provides an opportunity for the community to meet and converse with writers from around the world who are the 2016 Writers in Residence at the UI International Writing Program. This series is sponsored by The UI International Writing Program and The Iowa City Public Library.

Recorded at the Iowa City Public Library on October 21, 2016.

Find the readings here:

zp (Priya) DALA (South Africa)

ZHOU Jianing (China)

Eros ATALIA (Philippines)

SHIBASAKI Tomoka (Japan)

Wasi AHMED (Bangladesh)