A still from Daisies. Photo via Vimeo user: Kathy Lu Yan

“Everything That Well-Behaved Young Ladies Aren’t Supposed to Do”: Věra Chytilová and the Czechoslovak New Wave

An interview with Peter Hames, a Czech cinema expert, on Věra Chytilová, a pioneer of the Czechoslovak New Wave.

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Cave Canem poet Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon reads in the Alphabet City Tent. Image via City of Asylum. Rights reserved.

The Writer’s Block Transcripts: A Q&A with Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon

A conversation with Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon who visited City of Asylum Pittsburgh for the annual Cave Canem retreat and poetry reading.

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Poet Evie Shockley. Image by City of Asylum. Rights reserved.

The Writer’s Block Transcripts: A Q&A with Evie Shockley

An interview with Cave Canem poet Evie Shockley, author of the poetry collections the new black and a half-red sea.

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Nigerian writer Okey Ndibe. Image via City of Asylum Pittsburgh.

The Writer’s Block Transcripts: A Q&A with Okey Ndibe

Nigerian writer Okey Ndibe on his relationship with mentor Chinua Achebe, his life, and his forthcoming memoir.

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Sicilian playwright Lina Prosa. Image via ciaovivalacultura.com.

The Mythic Voyage Resurfaces in Lina Prosa’s The Trilogy of the Shipwrecked

An interview with Sicilian playwright Lina Prosa and journalist Anna Barbera about Lampedusa Beach, a play that tells the story of the European refugee crisis.

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