Letter from the Editor

  • Rob Vollmar
    July 13, 2015 | Michelle Johnson
    A Warm Welcome to WLT’s New Book Review Editor, Rob Vollmar Rob Vollmar and Marla Johnson The editors of World Literature Today each have a colored editing pencil: mine is purple,...
  • Marla Johnson
    July 6, 2015 | Daniel Simon
    Last week, we said farväl to our beloved book review editor, Marla Johnson, who retired after working at World Literature Today since 1992. For more than twenty years, Marla worked...
  • May 30, 2013 | Daniel Simon
    Recent issues of WLT have featured Tahmima Anam (Bangladesh), Marina Carr (Ireland), and Julia Franck (Germany) on the cover. Two weeks ago, in a post on Words Without Borders, Ali...
  • April 1, 2013 | The Editors of WLT
    April is National Poetry Month, and WLT will be celebrating. The Academy of American Poets began the month-long event in 1996. The Academy’s website suggests several ways to participate, ran...
  • July 16, 2012 | Daniel Simon
      Since the early 2000s, World Literature Today has been gingerly dipping a toe into the fast-flowing waters of the World Wide Web. In the early years, we started out by hosting a basic web...