Reading North: Books in the Arctic

Oula has run a mobile library in the Nordic Arctic for 40 years, but as retirement looms the bus' future is uncertain.

101 East

Hong Kong's Missing Booksellers

Five Hong Kong booksellers vanish, only to resurface in China. How and why did they get there?


Somali children's magazine aims to boost integration

In effort to foster integration, Carruurteenna will feature role models and traditional Somali stories.

Somali children's magazine launched in Sweden


Why banning Arab authors from US is censorship

Excluding important Arab writers from the literary dialogue also punishes US readers.

Marcia Lynx Qualey

by Marcia Lynx Qualey

Marcia Lynx Qualey


On books and their destiny

Are older books non-functional relics - merely sights to behold?

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi