Image by Andrei Havos, from the cover of "Muher Entre Perro y Lobo" by Lety Elvir.

Three Poems from Mujer Entre Perro y Lobo by Lety Elvir

Three poems by Honduran writer Lety Elvir, ICORN writer-in-residence of the Amsterdam City of Refuge in the Netherlands, from her collection “Woman Between Dog and Wolf.”

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Sabreen Kadhim reads at Reel Iraq: The Golden Hour at Jura Unbound, Edinburgh International Book Festivals (Photo by Chris Scott).

Four Poems by Sabreen Kadhim

Four translated poems by Iraqi poet and activist Sabreen Kadhim.

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Martin Espada at Sampsonia Way in 2015.

Two Poems by Martin Espada

Work by Latino poet Martin Espada, including a new poem from his forthcoming collection Vivas to Those Who Have Failed.

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Baltimore Mural. Photo via Flickr User Nick Normal.

Black Words Matter: Baltimore Youth Speak Out

Three poems from Black Words Matter, written by Baltimore students about their experiences with racism and police brutality.

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Tarik Günersel. Photo provided by the author.

Two Poems by Tarik Günersel

Two poems by columnist and PEN Turkey President Tarik Günersel.

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Poetry

  • LGBT Flag on Baam e-Tehran. Photo: LGFOnline, Creative Commons.
    Poems in Exile: Elham Malekpoor

    “I send all dried fruits to the soldiers before they rot / So it can fashion the tongue to speak.” Here are two new poems by Elham Malekpoor, an exiled Iranian poet and LGBT and human rights activist.

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