Merleyn Bell

Merleyn Bell is the art director at World Literature Today.

  • Cerro Rico. Photo © Kevin Gass
    The gallery above includes photos of Potosi and Cerro Rico Mine, Bolivia. Photos © Kevin Gass Photojournalist Kevin Gass has been creating photo essays that capture countries and cultures in flux for over fifteen years. In 2013 he and author Tom Zoellner traveled to Potosí, Bolivia, to cover working conditions in the Cerro Rico mine; Zoellner’s essay, “The Mountain That Eats Men,” along with...
  •   Nearly one hundred years after the first publication of Poetry magazine, the Poetry Foundation continues the mission of founder Harriet Monroe with the opening of its new home in Chicago's River North neighborhood. The new state-of-the-art building was unveiled to the public at an open house held June 25–26. During the two-day celebration, audiences enjoyed free performances, panel dis...