In Other Words

In Other Words

War and Peace in Zagreb

In 1991, Croatia's declaration of independence from Yugoslavia helped spark the Balkan wars. Led for nearly a decade by a nationalist president, the small republic now seeks to join the European Union. FP spoke with Nenad Popovic -- the director of Zagreb's Durieux publishing house, known for its support of young authors and exiled writers -- to learn how Croatians are reconciling their post nationalist future with their recent past.

Katherine Yester |

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A Lost Year in Yemen

Yemeni poet Abd al-Aziz al-Maqalih has authored more than 13 volumes of poetry and more than 30 other works of literature and criticism. He serves as cultural advisor to Yemeni President Ali Abdallah Saleh.

Katherine Yester |