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· April, 2010

Stories about Literature from April, 2010

St. Lucia: Getting Kids to Read

Russia: The 2009 Killing of Umar Israilov

China: The 42th anniversary of Lin Zhao's death

Lin Zhao (林昭), a Peking University student, was arrested in 1960 during the Anti-Rightist Campaign launched by Mao Zedong in 1957 and sentenced to death on 29 of April (today)...

Algeria: Since 1989

Jamaica: 10 Years of Calabash

Trinidad & Tobago: Roffey Speaks

Kuwait: Vote Buying in Poetry Contest

Guyana: Write Good

Panama: Writers Association at Buenos Aires Book Fair

Pakistan: Karachi Literary Festival

Palestine: Ideas for Catchy Titles

China: Writer's call to eliminate the Internet

Bangladesh: Bangla Blogs At The BOBS – Meet Ali Mahmed

Bangla (Bengali) language blogs have been included for the first time in the Deutsche Welle's 2010 BOBS awards. We have interviewed Ali Mahmed (Shuvo), a leading nominee for the best...

China: Most influential most-read blogger

Being the world's most widely-read blogger seems to have made Han Han a candidate for the 2010 Time 100 list, though a certain amount of selection bias probably isn't hurting...

Russia: “March Elegy”

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