Ismail Kadare, winner of the 2020 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, headlines the Winter 2021 issue + a special section on contemporary Hebrew literature gathers eleven writers from Israel and beyond. Fiction, poetry, essays, interviews, dozens of timely book reviews, and booklists make the latest issue of WLT, like every issue, your passport to great reading.

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March 2, 2021
A photograph of translator Michael Berry juxtaposed with the cover to Fang Fang's Wuhan Diary
King Yu
King Yu interviews Michael Berry, professor of Asian languages and cultures and director of the Center for Chinese Studies at UCLA, and an award-winning English translator for Fang Fang’s Wuhan Diary (2020).
February 24, 2021
A "Caution: Wet Floor" sits on a beach and is enveloped by the tide
Yahia Lababidi
During quarantine, a poet, essayist, and aphorist returns to the aphorism, the “sushi of literature.”

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