New Book: World Poetry Almanac 2010, edited by Dr. Hadaa Sendoo

26 May 2011
New Book: World Poetry Almanac 2010, edited by Dr. Hadaa Sendoo
Edited by Asia Writes's featured writer, Hadaa Sendoo, the World Poetry Almanac is the most authoritative poetry book that focuses on contemporary poetry and poetics. The collection is published every March/April in Mongolia, Central Asia. The 2010 edition, with 330 pages, includes works of 188 poets from over 100 countries and features discussions on poetry, book reviews, interviews, and academic papers.


The almanac has been enthusiastically received in international poetry circles and copies have been donated to the following organizations: The British Library, UNESCO Library, the Library of Congress USA, the Swedish Academy, and Frankfurt Book Fair.

The book includes works by the following writers from Asia: Abdul Samay Hamed (AFGHANISTAN); Luo Ying, Jidi Majia, Tian Yuan, Yi Sha, LuYe, Bei Ta, Xiao Xiao, FuSang, (CHINA); Liu Waitong, Cao Shuying (HONG KONG); Al Mahmud (BANGLADESH); Keki N. Daruwalla, Rati Saxena, Mohammed Fakhruddin, Rita Malhotra, Arbind Kumar Choudhary (INDIA); Sitok Srengenge (INDONESIA); Rira Abbasi (IRAN); Saadı Youssef (IRAQ); Amir Or, Hedva Rabınson Bachrach (ISRAEL); Tanikawa Shuntaro, Makoto Ooka, Ban'ya Natsuishi, Koike Masayo, Hachikai Mimi (JAPAN); Ko Un, Kim Hyesoon, Yi Yon-Ju (KOREA); Bassam Hajjar (LEBANON); Leong Yut-Moy (MALAYSIA); Hadaa Sendoo, Bavuudorj Tsogdorj, Munkhtsetseg Gompildoo (MONGOLIA); Yuyutsu RD Sharma (NEPAL); Kishwar Naheed (PAKISTAN); Zakaria Mohammad(PALESTINE); Gemino H. Abad (PHIILIPPINES); Soad Alkwuari (QATAR); Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi (SAUDI ARABIA); Boey Kim Cheng (SINGAPORE); Indran Amirthanayagam (SRI LANKA); Adonis (SYRIA); Lee Kuei-Shien, Khun-Huann Li, Qiao Lin, Catherine Yen, Kun-hua Hsieh (TAIWAN); Paiwarin Khao-Ngam (THAILAND); and Nguyen Huu Thinh (VIETNAM).

Book details:

World Poetry Almanac 2010
188 poets from 101 countries
Edited by Dr. Hadaa Sendoo
330 pages of poems translated from various languages
ISBN: 978-99929-830-3-5
Printed by: Free Press Foundation
Publication Date: May, 2011 (Ulaanbaatar)
Binding: Softcover
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