PEN Atlas Q&A: Vigdis Hjorth

Norwegian author Vigdis Hjorth talks to PEN Atlas about her efforts to combine the personal with the political in her novels.

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If This is a Lament

Exclusive preview of the title poem, ‘If this is a lament’, from a new chapbook of work by Turkish poet Bejan Matur, translated by Jen Hadfield and Canan Marasligil.

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PEN Atlas Q&A: Dorthe Nors

We speak to Danish writer Dorthe Nors about her latest novel Mirror, Shoulder, Signal and its themes of solitude and loneliness in modern urban society.

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The right/write to roam

Inua Ellams discusses how his heritage and his multi-placed identity laid the foundations for his new collection #Afterhours.

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The Revolution over Dinner

Elliot Ackerman reflects on the role of fiction in times of conflict. His new novel Dark at the Crossing is published by Daunt Books in April 2017.

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